|Public Act 100-0850|
|HB4309 Enrolled||LRB100 15441 HEP 32925 b|
AN ACT concerning civil law.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
Short title; references to Act.
(a) Short title. This Act may be cited as the
Individual Family Visitation Protection Act.
(b) References to Act. This Act may be referred to as the
Kasem/Baksys Visitation Law.
As used in this Act:
"Family caregiver" means an adult family member who is a
provider of in-home care to a frail elderly individual.
"Family member" means the spouse, adult child, adult
grandchild, or other close relative of the frail elderly
"Frail elderly individual" means an adult over 60 years of
age who is determined by a court to be functionally impaired
because the person: (i) is unable to perform at least 2
activities of daily living without substantial human
assistance, including verbal reminding, physical cueing, or
supervision; or (ii) due to a cognitive or other mental
impairment, requires substantial supervision because the
person behaves in a manner that poses a serious health or
safety hazard to the person or to another person.