§ 1 Short title
§ 5 Definitions
§ 10 Purpose of Act
§ 15 Commission established
§ 20 Membership; chair; meetings; quorum. (a) The …
§ 25 Terms of members; compensation; expenses. (a) …
§ 30 Director and other staff
§ 35 Duties
§ 40 Claims of torture; waiver of convicted person’s procedural safeguards …
§ 45 Commission proceedings
§ 50 Post-commission judicial review
§ 55 No right to further review of decision by Commission; convicted …
§ 60 Report
§ 65 Appointment period.The initial members of the Illinois Torture …
§ 70 Filing of claims.This Act applies to claims of torture filed not …
§ 99 Effective date

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 775 ILCS 40

  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Chief judge: The judge who has primary responsibility for the administration of a court but also decides cases; chief judges are determined by seniority.
  • Clerk of court: An officer appointed by the court to work with the chief judge in overseeing the court's administration, especially to assist in managing the flow of cases through the court and to maintain court records.
  • Public defender: Represent defendants who can't afford an attorney in criminal matters.