(20 ILCS 505/9.2)
(from Ch. 23, par. 5009.2)
The Department shall have authority to enter into agreements
with units of local government or individuals with the approval of the Attorney
General, for the collection of monies owing because of the failure of parents
or guardians to pay charges to the Department for the care and training
of their children. Such agreements may be on a contingent fee basis, but
such contingent fee shall not exceed 20% of the total amount collected.
The Department may also enter into agreements with local governmental units
to exercise the investigative and enforcement powers designated in Section 9.8.
(Source: P.A. 86-659.)