(225 ILCS 84/95)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2030)
Injunction; cease and desist order.
(a) If any person, company, or corporation violates a provision of this Act, the Secretary may, in the
name of the People of the State of Illinois and through the Attorney General of
of Illinois or the State's Attorney of the county in which the violation is alleged to have occurred, petition for an order enjoining the violation or for an order
compliance with this Act. Upon the filing of a verified petition in court, the
issue a temporary restraining order, without notice or bond, and may
permanently enjoin the violation. If it is established that the person, company, or corporation has
is violating the injunction, the court may punish the offender for contempt of
Proceedings under this Section shall be in addition to, and not in lieu of, all
remedies and penalties provided by this Act.
(d) If, in the opinion of the Department, a person, company, or corporation violates a provision
of this Act, the Department may issue a rule to show cause why an order to
desist should not be entered against him, her, or it. The rule shall clearly set
grounds relied upon by the Department and shall provide a period of 7 days from
date of the rule to file an answer to the satisfaction of the Department.
answer to the satisfaction of the Department shall cause an order to cease and
be issued immediately.
(Source: P.A. 101-269, eff. 8-9-19.)