2006

January 1, 2006 – The “sunset clause” is repealed, making the Act a permanent fixture of Illinois (PA 094-0207).

June 6, 2006 – The timeframe for relinquishing an unharmed newborn is extended from 72 hours to seven days postpartum (PA 094-0941).

2006

As of 2016, 3,227 infants have been safely surrendered to Safe Havens nationally.

Please help us continue our passion, commitment and dedication to spreading awareness of Safe Haven laws.