(720 ILCS 5/36-1a)
(from Ch. 38, par. 36-1a)
Rights of lienholders and secured parties.
The State's Attorney shall promptly release a vessel, vehicle or
aircraft seized under the provisions of this Article to any lienholder or
secured party whose right, title or interest is of record as described in
Section 36-1 if such lienholder or secured party shows to the State's
Attorney that his lien or secured interest is bona fide and was created
without actual knowledge that such vessel, vehicle or aircraft was used or
to be used in the commission of the offense charged.
(Source: Laws 1965, p. 2868.)