§ 1 Title and citation
§ 2 Legislative Finding – Purpose
§ 3 Definitions
§ 4 When any person is transporting a child in this State under the age …
§ 4a Every person, when transporting a child 8 years of age or older but …
§ 4b Children 8 years of age or older but under the age of 19; seat belts
§ 5 In no event shall a person’s failure to secure a child under 8 years …
§ 6 Penalty
§ 6a Child passenger safety instructional course
§ 7 Arrests – Prosecutions
§ 8 The “Child Passenger Restraint Act”, enacted by the 82nd General …
§ 9 This Act takes effect July 1, 1983

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 625 ILCS 25

  • Chief judge: The judge who has primary responsibility for the administration of a court but also decides cases; chief judges are determined by seniority.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Petty offense: A federal misdemeanor punishable by six months or less in prison. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • United States: may be construed to include the said district and territories. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.14