(750 ILCS 36/205)
Notice; Opportunity To Be Heard; Joinder.
(a) Before a child-custody determination is made under this Act, notice and
an opportunity to be heard in accordance with the standards of Section 108 must
given to all persons entitled to notice under the law of this State as in
proceedings between residents of this State, any parent whose parental rights
not been previously terminated, and any person having physical custody of the
(b) This Act does not govern the enforceability of a child-custody
determination made without notice or an opportunity to be heard.
(c) The obligation to join a party and the right to intervene as a party in
a child-custody proceeding under this Act are governed by the law of this State
as in child-custody proceedings between residents of this State.
(Source: P.A. 93-108, eff. 1-1-04.)