(225 ILCS 10/7.1)
(from Ch. 23, par. 2217.1)
(a) (1) A facility described in Section 2.09, 2.10, or 2.18
shall retain on file a list provided by the legal guardian of each child
under its care, designating persons to whom it may release custody of such
(A) a primary list containing the names of persons to whom the facility
can expect to usually release custody of the child, and
(B) a contingency list containing the names of persons to whom the facility
can expect to occasionally release custody of the child, and
setting forth the manner in which such child may leave the facility in
the custody of any such person.
(2) No such facility shall release custody of any child under its care
in any manner not authorized by the child's guardian, or to any person who
is not known to the operators of the facility as, or cannot present sufficient
identification proving himself to be, an individual listed by the child's
guardian as one to whom custody of the child may be released.
(b) Each such facility shall keep a daily departure record for each child
under its care who leaves the facility with a person included on the
contingency list, and record thereon the times the child leaves the facility, the manner
of departure and the persons with whom such child leaves.
(Source: P.A. 84-1358.)