(20 ILCS 2305/8.1)
(from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 24)
Whoever violates or refuses to obey any rule or
regulation of the
Department of Public Health shall be deemed guilty of a Class A
misdemeanor. The Director of Public Health shall institute prosecutions and
proceedings for violation of the rules and regulations adopted by the
Department of Public Health, provided that he may designate a local board
of health or local health officer to institute prosecutions or proceedings
for violation of those rules and regulations adopted by the Department.
Each State's Attorney shall prosecute all persons in his county violating
or refusing to obey the rules and regulations of the Department of Public
Health. All fines or judgments collected or received shall be paid to the
County Treasurer of the county in which prosecution is conducted.
(Source: P.A. 87-895; 87-984.)