(310 ILCS 5/27)
(from Ch. 67 1/2, par. 177)
In addition to the duties otherwise prescribed by this act, the
Illinois Housing Development Authority shall:
(a) Either through its members or agents duly authorized by it, enter in
or upon and inspect the lands, property, equipment, buildings, plants and
offices of a housing corporation and make personal inspection of all places
to which their duties relate. Nothing in this act shall be construed to
alter the provisions of the statutes of this state prescribing the
qualifications of persons authorized by law to plan and supervise the
construction, enlargement or alteration of buildings.
(b) Order repairs to buildings owned or operated by a housing
corporation which are necessary to protect the health and safety of the
occupants thereof, or to protect the security of the investment.
(c) Order every housing corporation to do such acts as may be necessary
to comply with the provisions of law, the rules and regulations adopted by
the Illinois Housing Development Authority, or the terms of any
application, contract or agreement approved by the Illinois Housing
Development Authority; or to refrain from doing any acts in violation
(d) Examine every housing corporation and keep informed as to its
general condition, capitalization, and the manner in which its property is
constructed, leased, operated, or managed, in order to insure compliance
with all provisions of law and with the orders and regulations of the
Illinois Housing Development Authority.
(e) Prescribe uniform forms and methods of keeping accounts, records and
books for such corporations, and prescribe accounts to which particular
outlays and receipts shall be entered, charged or credited.
(f) Require every housing corporation to file with the Illinois Housing
Development Authority annually or oftener, at such times and for such
period as may be prescribed by the Illinois Housing Development Authority,
reports containing such information and in such form as the Illinois
Housing Development Authority may prescribe, to be verified by the oath of
an executive officer, manager or receiver, if any, of the corporation.
Every housing corporation shall furnish to the Illinois Housing Development
Authority all information required by it to carry into effect the
provisions of this act, and shall make specific answer to all questions
submitted by the Illinois Housing Development Authority.
(g) Supervise the operation of each completed project of a housing
corporation, in order to enforce the provisions of this act and to protect
the health and safety of the occupants; to protect the security of the
investment; and to prescribe rules and regulations as to the leasing of
(h) From time to time make, amend and repeal rules and regulations for
carrying into effect the provisions of this act.
(Source: P.A. 76-1176.)