(425 ILCS 70/5)
(from Ch. 127 1/2, par. 905)
Cause of action.
If payment is not made pursuant to Section 4 of this Act, a
volunteer fire protection association shall have a cause of action against
the property owner for full payment of the fees and charges imposed
pursuant to subsection (c) of Section 3 of this Act, together with the
costs of suit including
reasonable attorney's fees. The association also shall have a cause of
action against the property owner for any additional damages suffered by
the association as a consequence of the property owner's conduct, provided
that any recovery of such
additional damages shall not exceed $10,000.
(Source: P.A. 85-510.)