§ 625 ILCS 45/5-1 Careless operation
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-2 Reckless operation
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-3 Interference with navigation
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-4 Overloading
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-5 Incapacity of operator
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-6 Overpowering
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-7 Restricted areas
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-12 A wake is defined as a movement of the water created by a boat …
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-13 Traffic rules
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-14 Towing of persons
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-15 Regattas and races
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-16 Operating a watercraft under the influence of alcohol, other drug or …
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-16a Admissibility of chemical tests of blood, other bodily substance, or …
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-16a.1 Reporting of test results of blood, other bodily substance, or urine …
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-16b Preliminary breath screening test
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-16c Operator involvement in personal injury or fatal boating accident; chemical tests
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-17 The Department is authorized and empowered to establish a system of …
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-18 (a) Beginning on January 1, 2016, no person born on or after January …
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-19 Skin diving
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-20 Unlawful operation at night
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-21 Passenger location
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-22 Operation of watercraft upon the approach of an authorized emergency watercraft
§ 625 ILCS 45/5-23 Transportation of aquatic plants and animals; placement of objects in navigable waters

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 625 ILCS 45 > Article V - Operation Of Motorboats

  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Circuit clerk: means clerk of the circuit court. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.26
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • 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.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • 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.
  • Hearsay: Statements by a witness who did not see or hear the incident in question but heard about it from someone else. Hearsay is usually not admissible as evidence in court.
  • individual: shall include every infant member of the species homo sapiens who is born alive at any stage of development. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.36
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Petty offense: A federal misdemeanor punishable by six months or less in prison. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • State: when applied to different parts of the United States, may be construed to include the District of Columbia and the several territories, and the words "United States" may be construed to include the said district and territories. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.14
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • sworn: shall be construed to include the word "affirmed. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.12
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • 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
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.