TITLE 8: AGRICULTURE AND ANIMALS
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
SUBCHAPTER b: ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS (EXCEPT MEAT AND POULTRY INSPECTION ACT REGULATIONS)
PART 35 HUMANE CARE FOR ANIMALS ACT
SECTION 35.5 DEFINITIONS
Section 35.5 Definitions
"Approved humane investigator" or "Department investigator" means a person employed by or approved by the Department to determine whether there has been a violation of the Humane Care for Animals Act or an animal control warden or animal control administrator appointed under the Animal Control Act.
"Humane society" means any chartered, not for profit organization authorized to do business in this State and organized for the purpose of preventing cruelty to animals and promoting humane care and treatment of animals.
"Governmental agency" means any local, municipal, county and/or State law enforcement agency.
(Source: Added at 28 Ill. Reg. 13390, effective October 1, 2004)