(725 ILCS 5/107-13)
(from Ch. 38, par. 107-13)
Offenses committed by corporations.
(a) When a corporation is charged with the commission of an offense the
court shall issue a summons setting forth the nature of the offense and
commanding the corporation to appear before a court at a certain time and
(b) The summons for the appearance of a corporation may be served in the
manner provided for service of summons upon a corporation in a civil
(c) If, after being summoned, the corporation does not appear, a plea of
not guilty shall be entered by the court having jurisdiction to try the
offense for which the summons was issued, and such court shall proceed to
trial and judgment without further process.
(Source: Laws 1963, p. 2836.)