(510 ILCS 85/1.1)
(from Ch. 8, par. 131.1)
As used in this Act unless the context otherwise requires:
"Department" means the Illinois Department of Agriculture.
"Director" means the Director of the Illinois Department of Agriculture.
"Poultry" means domesticated fowl, including chickens, turkeys, water
fowl and game birds, except doves and pigeons, which are bred for the
primary purpose of producing eggs or meat.
"Hatching eggs" means eggs of poultry for hatching purposes, including
"Hatchery" means hatchery equipment on one premise operated or
controlled by any person, company or corporation for the hatching of
"Flock" means any group of poultry assembled or maintained on a given
(Source: P.A. 87-161