97TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2011 and 2012
Introduced , by Rep. Dwight Kay
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
740 ILCS 130/2
from Ch. 80, par. 302
740 ILCS 130/3
from Ch. 80, par. 303
Reenacts and changes provisions of the Premises Liability Act that
by Public Act 89-7, which was held to be void in its entirety by
Best v. Taylor Machine Works
findings. The reenacted provisions describe the duty of reasonable care
owed to invited entrants by an owner or occupier of premises, and provide
that an owner or occupier of land owes no duty of care to an
other than to refrain from willful and wanton conduct that would
safety of a known trespasser from a condition of the property
an activity conducted on the property. Provides that the reenacted
provisions apply to causes of action accruing on or after the effective
date of reenactment.
A BILL FOR
|HB1899||LRB097 07941 AJO 48058 b|
AN ACT concerning civil law.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
Findings; purpose; base text.
(a) The General Assembly finds and declares that:
(1) "An Act to amend certain Acts in relation to civil
actions, which may be referred to as the Civil Justice
Amendments of 1995", Public Act 89-7, approved March
9, 1995, amended Sections 2 and 3 of the Premises Liability
Act. Public Act 89-7 also contained other
Best v. Taylor Machine Works, 179 Ill. 2d 367
(1997), the Illinois Supreme
that Public Act
89-7 was void in its entirety.
(3) The provisions of Public Act 89-7 that amended
Sections 2 and 3 of the Premises Liability Act are of vital
concern to the people of this State, and legislative
concerning these provisions is necessary.
(b) It is the purpose of this Act to reenact
Public Act 89-7 that amended Sections 2 and 3 of the
Premises Liability Act.
This Act is not intended to
any changes made to these Sections by another Public Act. The
reenacted material is shown as existing
text; striking and
underscoring have been used only to show the changes being made
by this Act in the reenacted text.