(10 ILCS 5/8-1)
(from Ch. 46, par. 8-1)
The nomination of all candidates for members of the General Assembly by
all political parties as defined in Section 8-2 of this article shall be
made in the manner provided in this article 8 and not otherwise.
The name of no person, nominated by a party required hereunder to make
nominations of candidates for members of the General Assembly shall be
placed upon the official ballot to be voted at the general election
as a candidate unless such person shall have
been nominated for such office under the provisions of this article 8.
(Source: P.A. 82-750.)