|Public Act 101-0184|
|HB2233 Enrolled||LRB101 07160 LNS 52198 b|
AN ACT concerning civil law.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Code of Civil Procedure is amended by
changing Section 2-1108 as follows:
(735 ILCS 5/2-1108)
(from Ch. 110, par. 2-1108)
Verdict - Special interrogatories.
nature of the case requires otherwise, the jury shall
Within the discretion of the court, the
jury may be
required by the court, and
must be required
on request of any party,
to find specially upon any
question or questions of fact submitted to the jury in writing.
Any party may request special interrogatories.
interrogatories shall be tendered, objected to, ruled upon and
submitted to the jury as in the case of instructions.
refusing to submit a question of fact to the jury
may be reviewed on
to determine whether the trial court
abused its discretion.
, as a ruling on a question of law.
special finding of
fact is inconsistent with the
general verdict, the
court shall direct the jury to further
consider its answers and verdict. If, in the discretion of the
trial court, the jury is unable to render a general verdict
consistent with any special finding, the trial court shall