(210 ILCS 45/3-309) (from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 4153-309)
    Sec. 3-309. A facility may contest an assessment of a penalty by sending a written request to the Department for hearing under Section 3-703. Upon receipt of the request the Department shall hold a hearing as provided under Section 3-703. Instead of requesting a hearing pursuant to Section 3-703, a facility may, within 10 business days after receipt of the notice of violation and fine assessment, transmit to the Department 65% of the amount assessed for each violation specified in the penalty assessment.
(Source: P.A. 96-1372, eff. 7-29-10; 97-870, eff. 7-30-12.)