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 Bill Status of HB2885  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  VEH CD-MANDATORY ALCOHOL TESTS

House Sponsors
Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
625 ILCS 5/11-501.6from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-501.6


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that any person who drives or is in actual control of a motor vehicle upon the public highways of this State and who has been involved in a fatal motor vehicle accident shall be deemed to have given consent, regardless of whether an arrest takes place, to tests of blood, breath, other bodily substance, or urine to detect alcohol, drugs, or intoxicating compounds. Provides that both a test of the concentration of alcohol in the person's breath and a test of blood, other bodily substance, or urine for the purpose of determining the content of alcohol, drugs, or intoxicating compounds of the person's blood shall be administered. Provides that the required tests be conducted within one hour of the arrival of law enforcement personnel at the scene of the accident or, if the driver has fled the scene of the accident, within one hour of apprehending the driver.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/9/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth
  2/9/2017HouseFirst Reading
  2/9/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/22/2017HouseAssigned to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
  3/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

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