100TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2017 and 2018
Introduced , by Rep. Thaddeus Jones
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
735 ILCS 5/11-301
from Ch. 110, par. 11-301
735 ILCS 5/11-303
from Ch. 110, par. 11-303
Amends the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that the Part of the Code
governing injunctive actions relating to the disbursement of public money
applies to municipalities.
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
changing Sections 11-301 and 11-303 as follows:
(735 ILCS 5/11-301)
(from Ch. 110, par. 11-301)
Who may file action.
An action to restrain and enjoin the
public funds by any officer or officers of the State government
may be maintained either by the Attorney General or by any
citizen and taxpayer
of the State.
(b) An action to restrain and enjoin the
public funds by any officer or officers of a municipal
may be maintained either by the Attorney General or
by any citizen and taxpayer
of the municipality.
(Source: P.A. 82-280
(735 ILCS 5/11-303)
(from Ch. 110, par. 11-303)
Action by private citizen.
Such action, when
a citizen and taxpayer of the State
shall be commenced by petition for leave to file
an action to restrain and
enjoin the defendant or defendants
from disbursing the public funds of