"Household" means a unit composed of persons living together in the same dwelling, without regard to whether they are related to each other.
Generally, a dating relationship is defined as a romantic or intimate social relationship between two individuals that is determined by the facts ineach case, such as the length of the relationship, the type of the relationship, the frequency of interaction between the two individuals involved in the relationship.
Recent laws may not yet be included in the ILCS database, but they are found on this site as Public Acts soon after they become law.
For information concerning the relationship between statutes and Public Acts, refer to the Guide.
The request for reimbursement shall be submitted in the form and manner prescribed by the Office of the State Courts Administrator.
Dating violence is controlling, abusive, and aggressive behavior in a romantic relationship. It can include verbal, emotional, physical, or sexual abuse, or a combination.