POWER OF ATTY-ANATOMICAL GIFT
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Powers of Attorney for Health Care Law within the
Illinois Power of Attorney Act. On the statutory short form power of
attorney for health care, replaces language authorizing an agent to
make a disposition of all or any part of the principal's body for
medical purposes with a specific authorization to make an anatomical
gift of any organ or specified organs.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes provision making an agent's authority to make a
disposition of the principal's body conditioned on that authority
appearing on the face of the statutory short form power of attorney
for health care.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0240
Last action date: 99-07-22
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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