(725 ILCS 5/112A-9)
(from Ch. 38, par. 112A-9)
Jurisdiction over persons.
In child custody proceedings,
the court's personal jurisdiction is determined by this State's Uniform
Child-Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act. Otherwise,
the courts of this State have jurisdiction to bind (i) State residents, and
(ii) non-residents having minimum contacts with this State, to the extent
permitted by the long-arm statute, Section 2-209 of the Code of Civil
Procedure, as now or hereafter amended.
(Source: P.A. 93-108, eff. 1-1-04.)