102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
Introduced 1/5/2022, by Rep. Dagmara Avelar
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
Amends the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that a language
concerning the revival of a consumer debt judgments applies to judgments
entered on or after January 1, 2010. Effective immediately.
A BILL FOR
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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 2-1602 as follows:
(735 ILCS 5/2-1602)
Revival of judgment.
(a) Except as provided in subsection (a-5), a judgment may
be revived by filing a petition to revive the judgment in the
seventh year after its
entry, or in the seventh year after its
last revival, or in the twentieth year after its entry, or at
time within 20 years after its entry if the judgment
becomes dormant and by serving the petition and entering a
court order for revival as provided in the following
subsections. The provisions of this amendatory Act of the 96th
General Assembly are declarative of existing law.
(a-5) A consumer debt judgment
as defined in subsection
(b) of Section 2-1303
, entered on or after January 1, 2010
be revived by filing a petition to revive the consumer debt
judgment no later than 10 years after its entry and by serving
the petition and entering a court order for revival as
provided in this Section.
(b) A petition to revive a judgment shall be filed in the