4.03. Definition Of Dwelling Place

Illinois Pattern Jury Instructions–Criminal (IPJI-Crim)

4.03.  Definition Of Dwelling Place

The term “dwelling place” means

[1] a[n] [ (building or portion of a building) (tent) (vehicle) (enclosed space) ] which is used or intended for use as a human habitation, home, or residence.

[or]

[2] a[n] [ (house) (apartment) (mobile home) (trailer) (living quarters) ] in which at the time of the alleged offense the [ (owners) (occupants) ] actually reside, or in their absence, intend within a reasonable period of time to reside.