(305 ILCS 5/4-1.1)
(from Ch. 23, par. 4-1.1)
Child age eligibility.
(a) Every assistance unit must include a child, except as provided in
subsections (b) and (c). The child or children must have already been born
and be under age 18, or, if age 18, must be a full-time student in a secondary
school or the equivalent level of vocational or technical training.
(b) Grants shall be provided for assistance units consisting exclusively
of a pregnant woman with no dependent child, and may include her husband if
living with her, if the pregnancy has been determined by medical diagnosis.
(c) Grants may be provided for assistance units consisting of only adults
if all the children living with those adults are children with disabilities and receive
Supplemental Security Income.
(Source: P.A. 99-143, eff. 7-27-15.)