Votes: IL HB5924 | 2015-2016 | 99th General Assembly

Bill Title: Amends the Probate Act of 1975. Provides that upon petition by an adult child, the court may order the guardian to permit visitation between the ward and the adult child if the court finds that the visitation is in the ward's best interests. Provides that the court shall order the guardian to keep the adult children of the ward informed of hospitalizations of the ward, the death of the ward, and burial arrangements for the ward unless the court finds on its own motion or upon petition by the guardian that limiting such disclosure is in the best interests of the ward. Provides that if the issue of whether disclosure is in the best interests of the ward, the adult child has the right to a hearing upon the issue of whether to limit disclosure.

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 37-10)

Status: (Passed) 2016-08-15 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 99-0821 [HB5924 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]

Voting Records

SenateThird Reading in Senate2016-05-295009059PassedLinkView
HouseThird Reading in House2016-04-20117000117PassedLinkView

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