(225 ILCS 130/115)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2024)
Order of Secretary.
The Secretary's order shall be based on the
recommendations contained in the Department report unless the
Secretary disagrees in any regard with the report of the
Department, in which case he or she may issue an order in
contravention of the report. The
hearing officer's report and Secretary's order are not
admissible in evidence against the person in a criminal
prosecution brought for a violation of this Act, but the
hearing, report, and order are not a bar to a criminal
prosecution brought for the violation of this Act.
(Source: P.A. 98-364, eff. 12-31-13.)