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Jurisdictional Updates 7-8-21

Illinois – Legislation Creates Uniform Electronic Transactions Act

Senate Bill 2176 (Public Act 38) signed by the governor and effective June 25 creates the Uniform Electronic Transactions Act, repeals the Electronic Commerce Security Act and provides that a contract, record, of signature may not be denied legal effect or enforceability simply because it is in electronic form or an electronic record was used in its formation.