(55 ILCS 5/1-4002)
(from Ch. 34, par. 1-4002)
Designation of counties.
In this Division and all
proceedings thereunder, the county whose legal voters shall petition the
several county boards as aforesaid, shall be called the "petitioning
county," and the county to which said legal voters shall petition to be
united and annexed shall be called the "adjoining county."
(Source: P.A. 86-962.)