97TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2011 and 2012
Introduced 2/15/2012, by Rep. Ann Williams
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
735 ILCS 5/5-101
from Ch. 110, par. 5-101
Amends the Code of Civil Procedure. Makes a technical change in a
concerning security for costs.
A BILL FOR
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AN ACT concerning civil law.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Code of Civil Procedure is amended by
changing Section 5-101 as follows:
(735 ILCS 5/5-101)
(from Ch. 110, par. 5-101)
Security for costs.
In all actions in any court
on official bonds for
use of any
person, actions on the
bonds of executors, administrators or guardians,
actions, actions on a penal statute, and in all civil actions,
where the plaintiff, or person for whose use an action is to be
commenced, is not a resident of this State, the plaintiff, or
person for whose use the action is to be commenced, shall,
or she institutes such action, file, or cause to be
filed, with the clerk of the
court in which the action is to be
commenced, security for costs,
substantially in the following
A B v. C D - (Title of court.)
I, (E.F.) enter myself security for all costs which may
the above entitled action.
Dated this .... day of ...., .....
(Source: P.A. 83-707.)