(20 ILCS 661/10)
Nonprofit organization defined.
In this Act:
"Nonprofit organization" means an organization that (i) is a nonprofit organization as described in Section 501(c)(3) of the federal Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and exempt from tax under Section 501(a) of that Code; (ii) has no part of the net earnings of which inures to the benefit of any member, founder, contributor, or individual; (iii) is organized under, subject to, and has all the powers and duties of a not-for-profit corporation under the General Not For Profit Corporation Act of 1986; (iv) has statewide representation; and (v) has a board of directors that is not composed of a majority of individuals who are also employed by, or otherwise associated with, any federal, State, or local government or agency.
"Department" means the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.
(Source: P.A. 95-684, eff. 10-19-07.)