(210 ILCS 117/10)
As used in this Act:
"Manufactured home" means a factory-assembled, completely integrated structure designed for permanent habitation, with a permanent chassis, and so constructed as to permit its transport, on wheels temporarily or permanently attached to its frame, and is a movable or portable unit that is (i) 8 body feet or more in width, (ii) 40 body feet or more in length, and (iii) 320 or more square feet, constructed to be towed on its own chassis (comprised of frame and wheels) from the place of its construction to the location, or subsequent locations, at which it is connected to utilities for year-round occupancy for use as a permanent habitation, and designed and situated so as to permit its occupancy as a dwelling place for one or more persons, and specifically includes a "manufactured home" as defined in subdivision (53) of Section 9-102 of the Uniform Commercial Code. The term shall include units containing parts that may be folded, collapsed, or telescoped when being towed and that may be expected to provide additional cubic capacity, and that are designed to be joined into one integral unit capable of being separated again into the components for repeated towing. The term excludes campers and recreational vehicles. The words "mobile home" and "manufactured home" are synonymous for the purposes of this Act.
"Abandoned mobile home" means a mobile home located inside a mobile home park that has no owner currently
residing in the mobile home or authorized tenant of the owner currently
residing in the mobile home to the best knowledge of the mobile home park owner or operator or municipality;
has had its electricity,
natural gas, sewer, and water utilities terminated or disconnected
by the utility companies or mobile home park owner or operator that are providing such services; and for which
the Mobile Home Privilege Tax, imposed under the Mobile Home Local
Services Tax Act, is delinquent for at least 3 months. A mobile home affixed to a foundation and abandoned outside a mobile home park must be treated like other real property for condemnation purposes.
"Manufactured home owner" means a person who holds title to a manufactured home.
"Manufactured home resident" means a manufactured home owner who rents space in a mobile home park from a mobile home park owner or operator for the purpose of locating his or her manufactured home or a person who rents a manufactured home in a mobile home park from a mobile home park owner or operator.
"Mobile home park" has the meaning provided under Section 2.5 of the Mobile Home Park Act.
"Municipality" means any city, village, incorporated town, or its duly
authorized agent. If an abandoned mobile home is located in an
unincorporated area, the county where the mobile home is located shall have
all powers granted to a
municipality under this Act.
(Source: P.A. 100-1083, eff. 1-1-19