(755 ILCS 65/35)
A person who represents that he or she knows the identity of a decedent and, in order to procure the disposition, including cremation, of the decedent's remains, signs an order or statement, other than a death certificate, warrants the identity of the decedent and is liable for all damages that result, directly or indirectly, from that warrant.
(Source: P.A. 94-561, eff. 1-1-06.)