(65 ILCS 5/11-31.1-5)
(from Ch. 24, par. 11-31.1-5)
At any time prior to the
hearing date the hearing officer assigned to hear the case may,
at the request of the building inspector or the attorney for
the municipality, or the owner or his attorney, issue subpoenas
directing witnesses to appear and give testimony at the hearing.
If on the date set for hearing the owner or his attorney fails
to appear, the hearing officer may find the owner in default and
shall proceed with the hearing and accept evidence relevant to
the existence of a code violation.
(Source: P.A. 86-1039.)