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1-11: GENERAL PENALTY FOR VIOLATION OF CODE; SEPARATE OFFENSES 1 :
Whenever in this code, or in any ordinance, resolution or motion of the county, any act or omission is prohibited or is made or declared to be unlawful or an offense, or whenever in said code or ordinance, resolution or motion the doing of any act or the failure to do any act is declared to be unlawful or an offense or is prohibited, and no specific penalty is provided therefor, and state law does not provide otherwise, the violation of any such provision of this code or any ordinance, resolution or motion shall be an offense punishable by a fine of up to five hundred dollars ($500.00). Unless specifically provided otherwise, or the context thereof so dictates, each day any violation of any provision of this code or any ordinance, resolution or motion shall continue shall constitute a separate offense. (Ord. 82-163, 12-1-1982)
1. 55 ILCS 5/5-1113.