Amendment to Business Corporation Act of 1983 P.A. 92-0771January 2003Illinois Law Update, Page 14Gov. Ryan signed into law an amendment to the Business Corporation Act of 1983 which provides that a corporation may allow members entitled to vote to participate in any meeting through the use of interactive technology.
Illinois counties must have homicide protocol P.A. 92-0802December 2002Illinois Law Update, Page 634Effective January 1, 2003, the Counties Code will be amended to require Illinois counties, other than "home rule" counties, to establish a written protocol to deal with homicides and questionable deaths.
2002 Spring Session RoundupBy Jim CovingtonAugust 2002Column, Page 398A revamped Uniform Partnership Act and new sex-abuse reporting requirements by clergy are among the many bills awaiting Gov. Ryan's signature at press time.
JULIE, Digger and Liability for Damage to Buried UtilitiesBy William F. ZieskeJuly 2002Article, Page 354A review of the newly amended Underground Utility Facilities Damage Prevention Act, which protects underground utilities from construction damage and governs the legal relationship between contractors and utilities