(225 ILCS 10/2.18)
(from Ch. 23, par. 2212.18)
"Day care homes" means family homes which receive
more than 3 up to a maximum of 12 children for less than 24 hours per day.
The number counted includes the family's natural or adopted children and
all other persons under the age of 12. The term does not include facilities
which receive only children from a single household.
(Source: P.A. 87-674.)