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AN ACT concerning civil law.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of
Marriage Act is amended by changing Section 607.6 as follows:
(750 ILCS 5/607.6)
(a) The court may order individual counseling for the
child, family counseling for one or more of the parties and the
child, or parental education for one or more of the parties, if
it finds one or more of the following:
(1) both parents or all parties agree to the order;
(2) the child's physical health is endangered or that
the child's emotional development is impaired;
(3) abuse of allocated parenting time under Section
607.5 has occurred; or
(4) one or both of the parties have violated the
allocation judgment with regard to conduct affecting or in
the presence of the child.
(b) The court may apportion the costs of counseling
between the parties as appropriate.
(c) The remedies provided in this Section are in addition
to, and do not diminish or abridge in any way, the court's