(20 ILCS 5010/5)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2021)
In this Act:
"Commission" means the Illinois Holocaust and Genocide Commission.
"Genocide" means any of the following acts committed with intent to destroy, in whole or in part, a national, ethnic, racial, or religious group as such:
(1) killing members of the group;
(2) causing serious bodily or mental harm to members
"Holocaust" means the killing of approximately 6,000,000 Jews and millions of other persons during World War II by the National Socialist German Workers' Party (Nazis) and Nazi collaborators as part of a state-sponsored, systematic program of genocide and other actions of persecution, discrimination, violence, or other human rights violations committed by the Nazis and Nazi collaborators against those persons.
(Source: P.A. 96-1063, eff. 1-1-11.)