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§ 1 As used in this Act unless the context otherwise requires: …
§ 2 All places and the fixtures and movable contents thereof, used for …
§ 3 (a) The Department or the State’s Attorney or any citizen of the …
§ 3.1 Before the filing of a complaint under paragraph (c) of Section 3 of …
§ 4 The defendant shall be held to answer the allegations of the …
§ 5 The plaintiff at any time before, but not later than 10 days after, …
§ 6 If the existence of the nuisance is established, the court shall …
§ 7 The proceeds of the sale of the movable property shall be applied in …
§ 8 In case of the violation of any injunction or order of abatement …
§ 9 If the owner of the place has not been guilty of any contempt of …
§ 10 Whenever a fine or costs shall be assessed under the provisions of …
§ 11 (a) If any lessee or occupant, on one or more occasions, shall use …
§ 13 Nothing contained in this Act shall apply to any unlawful act which …

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 740 ILCS 40

  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Heretofore: means any time previous to the day on which the statute takes effect; and the word "hereafter" at any time after such day. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.17
  • Intangible property: Property that has no intrinsic value, but is merely the evidence of value such as stock certificates, bonds, and promissory notes.
  • Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC
  • Interrogatories: Written questions asked by one party of an opposing party, who must answer them in writing under oath; a discovery device in a lawsuit.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Municipalities: has the meaning established in Section 1 of Article VII of the Constitution of the State of Illinois of 1970. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.27
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • sworn: shall be construed to include the word "affirmed. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.12
  • Temporary restraining order: Prohibits a person from an action that is likely to cause irreparable harm. This differs from an injunction in that it may be granted immediately, without notice to the opposing party, and without a hearing. It is intended to last only until a hearing can be held.