91st General Assembly
Status of HB4721
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   15 ILCS 405/22.3 new                                                        
   15 ILCS 405/22.4 new                                                        
   30 ILCS 105/5.541 new                                                       
   55 ILCS 70/1              from Ch. 21, par. 61                              
   60 ILCS 1/130-5                                                             
   65 ILCS 5/11-49-1         from Ch. 24, par. 11-49-1                         
   760 ILCS 100/2a           from Ch. 21, par. 64.2a                           
   765 ILCS 835/1            from Ch. 21, par. 15                              

        Amends the State Comptroller Act,  the  State  Finance  Act,  the      
   Township Code, the Illinois Municipal Code, the Cemetery Care Act, and      
   the  Cemetery  Protection  Act  concerning  cemetery  preservation and      
   maintenance.  Creates the Cemetery  Preservation  Advisory  Board  and      
   describes   its   functions  and  membership.   Creates  the  Cemetery      
   Preservation Fund and designates its sources of income and  authorized      
   uses.    Details   actions  authorized  by  counties,  townships,  and      
   municipalities in cleaning up and  maintaining  abandoned  cemeteries.      
   Authorizes  a  cemetery  authority  to  access  a  cemetery  it  owns,      
   including  access  through private property if necessary, to carry out      
   its statutory powers and duties.  Provides that an unauthorized person      
   who willfully and knowingly removes a gravestone or other memorial  of      
   the deceased is guilty of a Class 2 felony.                                 
   00-05-23  H  FILED WITH CLERK                                               
   00-11-09  H  FIRST READING                                                  
   00-11-09  H  REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE        RULES                 
   01-01-09  H  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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