(220 ILCS 30/3.13)
(from Ch. 111 2/3, par. 403.13)
"Proximity" means that distance which is shortest between a
proposed normal service connection point and a point on an electric
supplier's line, which is determined in accordance with accepted
engineering practices by the shortest direct route between such points
which is practicable to provide the proposed service.
(Source: Laws 1965, p. 1206.)