(220 ILCS 5/13-215)
(from Ch. 111 2/3, par. 13-215)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on December 31, 2020)
(a) "Essential telephones" means all coin operated
telephones in any public or semi-public location, telephones provided for
emergency use, a reasonable percentage of telephones in hotels, motels,
hospitals and nursing homes and a reasonable percentage of credit card
operated telephones in any group of such telephones.
(b) "Emergency use telephones" includes all telephones intended
primarily to save persons from bodily injury, theft or life threatening
situations. This definition includes, but is not limited to telephones in
elevators, on highways and telephones to alert police, a fire department or
other emergency service providers.
(Source: P.A. 100-20, eff. 7-1-17.)