"Financial Assistance" means the use by the Authority, pursuant to an
assistance agreement, of its powers under the Act, including, without
limitation, the power to borrow money, to issue bonds and notes, to assist a
governmental owner or its tenants, or both, with one or more of the following:
designing, developing, establishing, constructing, erecting, acquiring,
repairing, reconstructing, renovating, remodeling, adding to, extending,
improving, equipping, operating, and maintaining a facility owned or be owned
the governmental owner.
"Governmental Owner" means a body politic, public corporation, political
subdivision, unit of local government, or municipality formed under the laws of
the State of Illinois that owns or is to own a facility located within the
corporate limits of the Authority described in Section 50 of this Act and to
which the Authority provides financial assistance.
"Loan agreement" means a legally binding contract between the Authority and
an owner of a facility, pursuant to which the Authority agrees to make loans to
the owner for the purpose of (i) constructing, acquiring, operating, repairing,
rehabilitating, or managing a facility and the site on which a facility is or
is to be located, which facility or site must be located in the State of
Illinois, excluding the City of Chicago, and (ii) infrastructure improvements
related to the facility.
"Management Agreement" means a legally binding contract between the Authority
and a tenant of a facility owned by the Authority, which contains at least the
(A) a provision requiring the tenant to conduct its