(20 ILCS 3105/3)
(from Ch. 127, par. 773)
As used in this Act, unless the context otherwise requires:
"Board" means the Capital Development Board.
"State agency" means and includes each officer, department, board,
commission, institution, body politic and corporate of the State
including the Illinois Building Authority, school districts, and any
other person expending or encumbering State or federal funds by virtue
of an appropriation or other authorization by the General Assembly or
federal authorization or grant. Except as otherwise expressly
authorized by the General Assembly, the term does not include the
Department of Transportation, the Department of Natural Resources, or
Environmental Protection Agency, except
as respects buildings used by the Department or Agency for its officers,
employees, or equipment, or any of them, and for capital improvements
related to such buildings. Nor does the term include the Illinois
Housing Development Authority, the Illinois Finance Authority or
the St. Louis Metropolitan Area Airport Authority.
"School District" means any school district or special charter
district as defined in Section 1-3 of "The School Code", approved March
18, 1961, as amended, or any administrative district, or governing board,
of a joint agreement organized under Section 10-22.31 of the School Code.
(Source: P.A. 93-205, eff. 1-1-04.)