(225 ILCS 55/105)
(from Ch. 111, par. 8351-105)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2018)
Subpoenas; oaths; attendance of witnesses.
The Department has the power to subpoena and to bring before it
any person and to take testimony either orally or by deposition, or both,
with the same fees and mileage and in the same manner as prescribed in
civil cases in the courts of this State.
The Secretary, the designated hearing officer, and every member of the
Board has power to administer oaths to witnesses at any hearing that
the Department is authorized to conduct and any other oaths authorized in
any Act administered by the Department. Any circuit court may, upon application
of the Department or its designee, or of the applicant or licensee against whom
proceedings under this Act are pending, enter an order requiring the attendance
of witnesses and their testimony, and the production of documents, papers,
files, books and records in connection with any hearing or investigation. The
court may compel obedience to its order by proceedings for contempt.
(Source: P.A. 95-703, eff. 12-31-07.)