102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
Introduced 2/10/2021, by Rep. La Shawn K. Ford
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
Amends the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that an action to collect
a debt arising from a violation of a municipal ordinance may not be filed
more than 7 years after the date of adjudication. Effective immediately.
A BILL FOR
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AN ACT concerning civil law.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Code of Civil Procedure is amended by
adding Section 13-227 as follows:
(735 ILCS 5/13-227 new)
Collection of debt arising from a municipal
An action to collect a debt arising from a
violation of a municipal ordinance may not be filed more than 7
years after the date of adjudication.
This Act takes effect upon