(65 ILCS 5/11-19.2-7)
(from Ch. 24, par. 11-19.2-7)
Hearing - Evidence.
The hearing officer shall preside
at the hearing, shall hear testimony and accept any evidence relevant
to the existence or non-existence of a code violation upon the property
indicated. The sanitation inspector's signed violation notice and report
form shall be prima facie evidence of the existence of the code violation
described therein. The strict rules of evidence applicable to judicial
proceedings shall not apply to hearings authorized under this Division.
(Source: P.A. 86-1364.)