(230 ILCS 5/2)
(from Ch. 8, par. 37-2)
There is hereby created and established an
Illinois Racing Board which shall have the powers and duties specified
in this Act, and also the powers necessary and proper to enable it to
fully and effectively execute all the provisions and purposes of this Act.
The jurisdiction, supervision, powers, and duties of the Board shall
extend under this Act to every person who holds or conducts any meeting within
the State of Illinois
where horse racing is permitted for any stake, purse or reward.
(Source: P.A. 89-16, eff. 5-30-95.)