(750 ILCS 36/312)
Costs, Fees, And Expenses.
(a) The court shall award the prevailing party, including a state, necessary
and reasonable expenses incurred by or on behalf of the party, including costs,
communication expenses, attorney's fees, investigative fees, expenses for
witnesses, travel expenses, and child care during the course of the
unless the party from whom fees or expenses are sought establishes that the
award would be clearly inappropriate.
(b) The court may not assess fees, costs, or expenses against a state unless
authorized by law other than this Act.
(Source: P.A. 93-108, eff. 1-1-04.)