(15 ILCS 322/10)
For purposes of this Act:
"Basic skills" means the ability of an individual to
read, write, and speak in English, and compute and solve
problems at levels of proficiency necessary to function on
the job and in society, to achieve one's goals, and develop
one's knowledge and potential.
"Community based organization" means a private or
public not-for-profit organization, including volunteer
organizations, located in an Illinois community that
provides services to citizens within that community and the
"Council" means the Illinois Literacy Council.
"Literacy Office" means the Literacy Office of the
Secretary of State.
(Source: P.A. 87-992.)