(755 ILCS 50/5-50)
(was 755 ILCS 50/8.1)
Payment for anatomical gift.
(a) Except as provided in
(b), any person who knowingly pays or offers to pay any financial
consideration to a donor or to any of the persons listed in subsection (b)
of Section 5-5 for making or authorizing an anatomical gift shall
of a Class A misdemeanor for the first conviction and a Class 4 felony for
(b) This Section does not prohibit reimbursement for reasonable costs
associated with the removal, processing, preservation, quality control, storage, transportation, implantation, or disposal of a human body or
part thereof pursuant to an anatomical gift executed pursuant to this Act.
(Source: P.A. 98-172, eff. 1-1-14.)