(5 ILCS 100/5-95)
(from Ch. 127, par. 1005-95)
Oaths and affirmations.
(a) The Executive Director of the Joint Committee or any designated
person may administer oaths or affirmations and take affidavits or
depositions of any person.
(b) The Executive Director, upon approval of a majority vote of the Joint
Committee, or the presiding officers may subpoena and compel the attendance
before the Joint Committee and examine under oath any person. They also
may subpoena and compel the production for the Joint Committee of any
records, books, papers, contracts, or other documents.
(c) If any person fails to obey a subpoena issued under this Section,
the Joint Committee may apply to any circuit court to secure compliance
with the subpoena. The failure to comply with the order of the court
issued in response thereto shall be punished as a contempt.
(Source: P.A. 87-823.)