(225 ILCS 725/13) (from Ch. 96 1/2, par. 5419)
    Sec. 13. Where an application is made to drill or deepen an oil or gas well within the limits of any city, village or incorporated town, the application shall so state, and be accompanied with a certified copy of the official consent of the municipal authorities for said well to be drilled, and no permit shall be issued unless consent is secured and filed with the application. In the event that an amended location is selected, the original permit shall not be valid unless a new certified consent is filed for the amended location.
(Source: Laws 1941, vol. 1, p. 934.)