(710 ILCS 5/13)
(from Ch. 10, par. 113)
Modification or correction of awards.
(a) Upon application made within 90 days after delivery of a copy of the
award to the applicant, the court shall modify or correct the award where:
(1) There was an evident miscalculation of figures or an evident mistake
in the description of any person, thing or property referred to in the
(2) The arbitrators have awarded upon a matter not submitted to them and
the award may be corrected without affecting the merits of the decision
upon the issues submitted; or
(3) The award is imperfect in a matter of form, not affecting the merits
of the controversy.
(b) If the application is granted, the court shall modify and correct
the award so as to effect its intent and shall confirm the award as so
modified and corrected. Otherwise, the court shall confirm the award as
(c) An application to modify or correct an award may be joined in the
alternative with an application to vacate the award.
(Source: Laws 1961, p. 3844.)