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Legal Statutes: Illinois

UPDATED September 19, 2017

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Act 61. Address Confidentiality for Victims of Domestic Violence Act

back to top61/10. Sec. 10. Definitions.

In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires:
"Address" means a residential street address, school address, or work address of an individual, as specified on the individual's application to be a program participant under this Act.
"Program participant" means a person certified as a program participant under this Act.
"Domestic violence" has the same meaning as in the Illinois Domestic Violence Act of 1986 and includes a threat of domestic violence against an individual in a domestic situation, regardless of whether the domestic violence or threat has been reported to law enforcement officers. 

P.A. 91-494, § 10, eff. Jan. 1, 2000