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Crematory Regulation Act Extension

On June 30, 2023, the Crematory Regulation Act Extension (Public Act 103-0253) was signed into law. Under this extension several changes have been made to the original Crematory Regulations Act (410 ILCS 18/) that will affect your business. Below is a quick outline of those changes and requirements:

Crematory license renewals are expected to begin in 2024, you will be notified by the Illinois Office of the Comptroller of the new expiration date for the licenses. The renewal packets will be sent at least 30 days before the new expiration date. Please note your license will not be renewed until all annual reports are submitted. 

If you have any questions regarding these new requirements, feel free to call the Comptroller's office at 877-203-3401 or email them at

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