(20 ILCS 2105/2105-55)
(was 20 ILCS 2105/61c)
Interlineation of checks.
The Department may
interlineation the amount of any personal check, corporate check, or company
check drawn on the account of and delivered by any person applying for any
license, certificate, registration, title, or permit that requires payment of a
fee. The amount of reduction shall be limited to $50, and the drawer of
the check shall be notified in writing of the reduction. Any check for an
amount more than $50 in excess of the correct amount shall be returned
to the drawer-applicant.
Any check altered under this Section shall be
endorsed by the Director as follows: "This check is
to subsequent holders and to the drawee to be in the amount of $(insert
All applications for a license, title, or permit, upon
reprinting, shall contain the following authorization statement: "My
signature above authorizes the Department of Professional Regulation to
reduce the amount of this check if the amount submitted is not
correct. I understand this will be done only if the amount submitted is
greater than the required fee hereunder, but in no event shall the
reduction be made in an amount greater than $50."
(Source: P.A. 91-239, eff. 1-1-00.)