(65 ILCS 5/11-4-15)
(from Ch. 24, par. 11-4-15)
In any such city, which prior to July 1, 1871, established a
bridewell for the confinement of convicted persons, such institution shall,
immediately upon the appointment of the inspectors in this Division 4
contemplated, be known and denominated as the house of correction of the
city in which it is located.
(Source: Laws 1961, p. 576.)