101ST GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2019 and 2020
Introduced 10/17/2019, by Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
Amends the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that an action to collect
a debt arising from a violation of a municipal ordinance may not be filed
more than 7 years after the date of the alleged violation.
A BILL FOR
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AN ACT concerning civil law.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Code of Civil Procedure is amended by adding
Section 13-227 as follows:
(735 ILCS 5/13-227 new)
Collection of debt arising from a municipal
An action to collect a debt arising from a violation
of a municipal ordinance may not be filed more than 7 years
after the date of the alleged violation.