(745 ILCS 10/1-101.1)
(from Ch. 85, par. 1-101.1)
(a) The purpose of this Act is to protect local public
entities and public employees from liability arising from the operation of
government. It grants only immunities and defenses.
(b) Any defense or immunity, common law or statutory, available to any
private person shall likewise be available to local public entities and
(Source: P.A. 84-1431.)