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(755 ILCS 5/1-2.26)
"In the presence of" and any variation thereof includes:
(1) being in the same physical location as another
person and close enough to see and know the other person is signing a document; or
(2) being in a different physical location from
another person, but able, using electronic means, to see, hear, communicate, and know that the person is signing a document in real time.
(Source: P.A. 102-167, eff. 7-26-21.)