(770 ILCS 60/32)
(from Ch. 82, par. 32)
Payments to contractor by owner.
No payments to the contractor or to his order of any money
or other considerations due or to become due to the contractor shall be
regarded as rightfully made, as against the sub-contractor, laborer, or
party furnishing labor, services, material, fixtures, apparatus or machinery, forms or form work if made by the owner without
exercising and enforcing the rights and powers conferred upon him in
Sections 5, 21 and 22 of this Act.
(Source: P.A. 94-627, eff. 1-1-06.)