(620 ILCS 5/61)
(from Ch. 15 1/2, par. 22.61)
Operation of airports authorized without license.
No license shall be required to operate an airport or restricted landing
area for which a certificate of approval has been issued by the Department.
Provided, However, any city, village or incorporated town, having a
population of 500,000 or more may by ordinance license and regulate the
establishment of heliports.
Such ordinance shall not contain any provision inconsistent with the
rules and regulations of the Department then in force relating to the
establishment and operation of heliports.
(Source: Laws 1957, p. 1299