(735 ILCS 5/2-1709)
(from Ch. 110, par. 2-1709)
Payment of periodic installment obligations.
(a) Except in
those cases specified in this Part concerning the death of the person
receiving periodic payments, the amount of periodic payments may not be
adjusted or otherwise modified following final judgment.
(b) Unless the court directs otherwise or the parties otherwise agree,
payments must be scheduled at one-month intervals. Payments for damages
accruing during the scheduled intervals are due at the beginning of the
(c) If the trier of fact has found that different elements of future
damages will accrue over different periods of time the court shall direct
that amounts to be periodically paid in the future be proportionately
divided into the same periods of time.
(Source: P.A. 84-7.)