§ 301 Voluntary acknowledgment
§ 302 Execution of voluntary acknowledgment
§ 303 Denial of parentage
§ 304 Rules for voluntary acknowledgment and denial of parentage
§ 305 Effect of voluntary acknowledgment or denial of parentage
§ 306 No filing fee
§ 307 Proceeding for rescission
§ 308 Challenge after expiration of period for rescission
§ 309 Procedure for challenge
§ 310 Ratification barred
§ 311 Full faith and credit
§ 312 Forms for voluntary acknowledgment and denial of parentage
§ 313 Release of information
§ 314 Adoption of rules

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 750 ILCS 46 > Article 3

  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Rescission: The cancellation of budget authority previously provided by Congress. The Impoundment Control Act of 1974 specifies that the President may propose to Congress that funds be rescinded. If both Houses have not approved a rescission proposal (by passing legislation) within 45 days of continuous session, any funds being withheld must be made available for obligation.
  • State: when applied to different parts of the United States, may be construed to include the District of Columbia and the several territories, and the words "United States" may be construed to include the said district and territories. See Illinois Compiled Statutes 5 ILCS 70/1.14