The Illinois Coroners & Medical Examiners Association is a not for profit corporation for the purpose of uniting the members of the organization and upgrading the Office of Coroner and professionalizing it through the exchange of ideas and development of educational programs to the end that Coroners will be better equipped to discharge
their statutory duties and thereby better serve the public to which their primary responsibility lies.

To achieve it's purpose, the Association shall have such powers as authorized in the Bylaws and as may now or hereafter be authorized by the General Not For Profit Act of the State of Illinois.