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 Bill Status of SB1733  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  CEMETERY PROTECTION-REPAIRS

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Emil Jones, III and Neil Anderson

House Sponsors
(Rep. Justin Slaughter)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  5/15/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
765 ILCS 835/.01from Ch. 21, par. 14.01
765 ILCS 835/17 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Cemetery Protection Act. Defines "cemetery consumer". Provides that unless the contract with the cemetery otherwise provides, the involved cemetery consumer shall have the responsibility to repair, replace, or remove any dilapidated or unsafe columbarium, niche building, mausoleum, or private estate within the cemetery grounds. Provides that whenever a cemetery authority becomes aware of a dilapidated or unsafe columbarium, niche building, mausoleum, or private estate within the cemetery grounds, and when the involved cemetery consumer has failed to take prompt remedial action, the cemetery may repair, replace, or remove the structure to prevent hazard to the public or to entombed, inurned, or cremated human remains. Provides that the cemetery may remove the urns or caskets when necessary and place them in a secure temporary area in order to allow for the repairs to or replacement or removal of the dilapidated or unsafe columbarium, niche building, mausoleum, or private estate. Provides that the cemetery shall contact the listed next of kin in the cemetery records when taking remedial action.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/26/2021SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Emil Jones, III
  2/26/2021SenateFirst Reading
  2/26/2021SenateReferred to Assignments
  3/9/2021SenateAssigned to Licensed Activities
  3/17/2021SenateDo Pass Licensed Activities; 008-000-000
  3/17/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 23, 2021
  4/14/2021SenateSecond Reading
  4/14/2021SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading ** April 15, 2021
  4/21/2021SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Neil Anderson
  4/21/2021SenateThird Reading - Passed; 056-000-000
  4/22/2021HouseArrived in House
  4/22/2021HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Justin Slaughter
  4/23/2021HouseFirst Reading
  4/23/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  4/28/2021HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Civil Committee
  5/15/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

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