In any case in which a licensee appeals to the Illi­nois Liquor Con­trol Com­mis­sion a sus­pen­sion or revo­ca­tion by the Liquor Con­trol Com­mis­sion­er that is the sec­ond or sub­se­quent such sus­pen­sion or revo­ca­tion placed on that licensee with­in the pre­ced­ing twelve (12) month peri­od, the licensee shall con­sid­er the sus­pen­sion or revo­ca­tion to be in effect until a rever­sal of the Liquor Con­trol Commissioner’s action has been issued by the Illi­nois Liquor Con­trol Com­mis­sion and shall cease all activ­i­ty oth­er­wise autho­rized by the license.  The Illi­nois Liquor Con­trol Com­mis­sion shall expe­dite, to the great­est extent pos­si­ble, its con­sid­er­a­tion of any appeal that is an appeal of a sec­ond or sub­se­quent sus­pen­sion or revo­ca­tion with­in the past twelve (12) month peri­od.

(Ord. No. 09–11; 06–18–09)