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(815 ILCS 5/2.35)
"Qualified escrowee" means a person, firm, partnership, association, corporation, or other legal entity who: (a) falls under the definition of "title insurance company" under, and pursuant to the terms and requirements of, the Title Insurance Act, or is otherwise an agent or affiliate of such title
insurance company who is approved by such title insurance company to act under this Section and pursuant to the terms and requirements of the Title Insurance Act, and which maintains at least one physical business
location within the State; (b) is certified as an independent escrowee under, and pursuant to the terms and requirements of, the Title Insurance Act; or (c) is a bank, regulated trust company, savings bank, savings and loan association, or credit union, registered
broker-dealer, or law firm which is authorized to do business in the State and which maintains at least one physical business location within the State.
(Source: P.A. 99-182, eff. 1-1-16; 100-507, eff. 6-1-18