735 ILCS 5/2-622 from Ch. 110, par. 2-622
Amends the Civil Practice Article of the Code of Civil Procedure.
In the Section concerning pleading in healing art malpractice cases,
adds a provision that the court may impose sanctions against a party
or attorney if it determines that there has been a willful failure to
comply with the requirements of the Section or that the action is
frivolous or otherwise not commenced in good faith. Provides that
appropriate sanctions include a bar against presenting a claim or
defense and an order to pay damages and costs. Effective immediately.
99-05-12 H FILED WITH CLERK
99-05-12 H FIRST READING
99-05-12 H REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE RULES
01-01-09 H SESSION SINE DIE
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