(735 ILCS 5/2-1007.1)
(from Ch. 110, par. 2-1007.1)
Preference in setting for trial.
(a) A party who is
an individual and has
reached the age of 70 years shall, upon motion by that party, be entitled
to preference in setting for trial unless the court finds that the party
does not have a substantial interest in the case as a whole.
(b) The court may, in its discretion, grant a motion for preference in
setting for trial where a party shows good cause that the interests of
justice will be served by granting a preference in setting for trial.
(Source: P.A. 86-854.)