(220 ILCS 5/18-106)
    Sec. 18-106. Grantee instruments.
    (a) If an electric utility to which grantee instruments have been issued discontinues providing electric power and energy services prior to the maturity date of such grantee instruments, such electric utility shall not be entitled to receive any payment on such grantee instruments on and after the date of such discontinuance.
    (b) Notwithstanding the provisions of subsection (a) of this Section, any assignee holding such grantee instruments or any holder of transitional funding instruments which are secured by such grantee instruments shall nevertheless be entitled to recover amounts payable by such grantee under such grantee instruments in accordance with their terms as if such electric utility had not discontinued the provision of electric power and energy.
    (c) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the issuance of any grantee instruments in accordance with the terms and provisions of a transitional funding order shall for all purposes be exempt from the application of Section 17-59 or Article 39 of the Criminal Code of 2012 or the Criminal Code of 1961 and the Interest Act.
(Source: P.A. 97-1150, eff. 1-25-13.)