(10 ILCS 5/1-2) (from Ch. 46, par. 1-2)
    Sec. 1-2. The provisions of this Act, so far as they are the same as those of any prior statute, shall be construed as a continuation of such prior provisions, and not as a new enactment.
    If in any other statute reference is made to an Act of the General Assembly, or a Section of such an Act, which is continued in this Code, such reference shall be held to refer to the Act or Section thereof so continued in this Code.
(Source: P.A. 100-863, eff. 8-14-18.)