(210 ILCS 45/3-102.1)
(from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 4153-102.1)
If the Department is denied access to a private home,
institution, building, residence or any other place which it reasonably
believes is required to be licensed as a facility under this Act, it shall
request intervention of local, county or State law enforcement agencies to
seek an appropriate court order or warrant to examine or interview the
residents of such private home, institution, building, residence or place.
Any person or entity preventing the Department from carrying out its duties
under this Section shall be guilty of a violation of this Act and shall be
subject to such penalties related thereto.
(Source: P.A. 83-1530.)