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 Bill Status of HB5573  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  PROBATE-ADULT GUARDIANSHIP

House Sponsors
Rep. David Harris

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  12/3/2014HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
755 ILCS 5/11a-3from Ch. 110 1/2, par. 11a-3
755 ILCS 5/11a-8.2 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Probate Act of 1975. Provides that guardianship of a disabled adult may not be used in a retaliatory manner or as a convenience for a health care provider or family member. Provides that no petition for guardianship shall seek relief that is in conflict with any properly and previously executed will, trust, power of attorney, durable power of attorney, health care directive, advance directive, or other directive unless undue influence is proven in the creation of the document, by clear and convincing evidence, at a hearing conducted under the rules of civil procedure of this State.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/13/2014HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. David Harris
  2/14/2014HouseFirst Reading
  2/14/2014HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  12/3/2014HouseSession Sine Die

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