|Public Act 098-0503|
|SB2318 Enrolled||LRB098 07942 OMW 38030 b|
AN ACT concerning local government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Illinois Municipal Code is amended by
changing Section 1-2-11 as follows:
(65 ILCS 5/1-2-11)
(from Ch. 24, par. 1-2-11)
(a) A sheriff may serve any process or make
any arrest in a
municipality or a part of a municipality
located in the county in which the
sheriff was elected that any
officer of that municipality is authorized to
make under this
Code or any ordinance passed under this Code.
(b) Police officers may serve summons for violations of
occurring within their municipalities.
municipalities with a population of 1,000,000 or more, active
duty or retired police officers may serve summons for
violations of ordinances
occurring within their
(c) In addition to the powers
stated in Section 8.1a of the
Housing Authorities Act, in counties with a
3,000,000 or more inhabitants, members of a housing
police force may serve process for forcible entry and detainer
actions commenced by that housing authority and may execute
possession for that housing authority.