|Public Act 101-0381|
|HB1455 Enrolled||LRB101 05539 LNS 50555 b|
AN ACT concerning civil law.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
References to Act.
This Act may be referred to
as Adam's Law.
The Disposition of Remains Act is amended by
changing Section 50 as follows:
(755 ILCS 65/50)
Any dispute among any of the persons
listed in Section 5 concerning their right to control the
disposition, including cremation, of a decedent's remains
shall be resolved by a court of competent jurisdiction
30 days of the dispute being filed with the court
. A cemetery
organization or funeral establishment shall not be liable for
refusing to accept the decedent's remains, or to inter or
otherwise dispose of the decedent's remains, until it receives
a court order or other suitable confirmation that the dispute
has been resolved or settled.
(Source: P.A. 94-561, eff. 1-1-06.)