(70 ILCS 650/5)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 31, 2018)
"Authority" means a Lincoln Promise Zone Authority created under this Act.
"Board" means the Board of an Authority.
"Eligible entity" means the City of Rockford, the City of Aurora, or the City of East St. Louis.
"Governing body" means the city council of the applicable eligible entity.
"Promise of financial assistance" means a commitment by an eligible entity to provide financial resources for a community college education for the 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 academic years to eligible students living in a promise zone who have graduated from a public high school located within that promise zone.
"Promise zone" means an area designated as a promise zone by a governing body.
(Source: P.A. 98-198, eff. 8-9-13.)