Links to State and Tribal Child Welfare Law and Policy - Illinois

Date:

Statutes

Website for Statutes:

http://www.ilga.gov/legislation/ilcs/ilcs.asp

Citations:

  • Adoption: chapter 750 ILCS 50
  • Child protection: chapter 325 ILCS 2, 5, 15, 47
  • Child welfare: chapter 20 ILCS 505, 520; chapter 225 ILCS 10; chapter 325 ILCS 42; chapter 705 ILCS 405 (article II)
  • Guardianship: chapter 705 ILCS 405/2-27
  • Youth services: chapter 20 ILCS 505/4b
  • Indian child welfare: chapter 750 ILCS 36/104

Regulation/Policy

Website for Administrative Code:

http://www.ilga.gov/commission/jcar/admincode/089/089parts.html

Notes:

Youth services: title 89, parts 310, 311, 312, 409.

Website for Agency Policies:

https://www2.illinois.gov/dcfs/aboutus/notices/pages/default.aspx

Notes:

See menu in right-hand column to access rules, policy guides, protocols, and other resources.

Other Resources

Illinois Supreme Court Rules