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 Bill Status of HB2764  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  HIGHWAY ADVERTISING CONTROL

House Sponsors
Rep. Sue Scherer - Monique D. Davis, Jehan A. Gordon-Booth, John E. Bradley, Katherine Cloonen, Deborah Conroy, Marcus C. Evans, Jr. and Al Riley

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Antonio Muņoz - Wm. Sam McCann - Kyle McCarter and Chapin Rose)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  7/8/2013HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0056

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
225 ILCS 440/8 rep.


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Highway Advertising Control Act of 1971. Repeals a provision concerning registration and fees for signs near highways. Effective immediately.

House Floor Amendment No. 3
Deletes reference to:
225 ILCS 440/8 rep.
Adds reference to:
225 ILCS 440/3.12
225 ILCS 440/3.17 new
225 ILCS 440/3.18 new
225 ILCS 440/3.19 new
225 ILCS 440/4.02
225 ILCS 440/4.03
225 ILCS 440/4.04
225 ILCS 440/5
225 ILCS 440/8
225 ILCS 440/4.07 rep.

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Highway Advertising Control Act of 1971. Changes the definition of "business area". Defines "on-premise sign", "off-premise sign", and "real estate sign". Provides that real estate signs and on-premise signs must comply only with specified requirements. Provides that no sign may be erected or maintained that advertises or promotes illegal activities, contains, includes, or is illuminated by any flashing, intermittent, or moving light or lights except those changed at reasonable intervals by electronic process or by remote control or those giving public service information or attempts or appears to attempt to direct the movement of traffic, interferes with, indicates, or resembles any official traffic sign, signal, or device, or prevents the driver of a vehicle from having a clear and unobstructed view of official signs and approaching or merging traffic. Repeals a provision concerning signs within 660 feet of a right-of-way that provide certain information. Makes other changes. Effective immediately.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 3
Deletes reference to:
225 ILCS 440/5
Adds reference to:
225 ILCS 440/3.20 new
225 ILCS 440/15 new

Replaces everything after the enacting clause with the engrossed bill with the following changes: Adds a definition of "municipal network sign"; removes certain changes in provisions related to official traffic signs, signals, or devices; provides that, in determining the appropriateness of issuing a permit for a municipal network sign, the Department shall waive any provision or requirement of the Highway Advertising Control Act of 1971 or an administrative rule adopted under the authority of the Act to the extent that the waiver does not contravene the federal Highway Beautification Act of 1965 and the regulations promulgated under that Act by the Secretary of the United States Department of Transportation; provides that the changes made to the by the amendatory Act shall not be applicable if the application would impact the receipt, use, or reimbursement of federal funds by the Illinois Department of Transportation other than the reimbursement of Bonus Agreement funds, and that any permit granted pursuant to an inapplicable provision is void. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/21/2013HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Sue Scherer
  2/21/2013HouseFirst Reading
  2/21/2013HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/26/2013HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Monique D. Davis
  3/1/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jehan A. Gordon-Booth
  3/1/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John E. Bradley
  3/11/2013HouseAssigned to State Government Administration Committee
  3/19/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Katherine Cloonen
  3/20/2013HouseDo Pass / Short Debate State Government Administration Committee; 020-000-000
  3/21/2013HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/12/2013HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Sue Scherer
  4/12/2013HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/12/2013HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Sue Scherer
  4/12/2013HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/15/2013HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to State Government Administration Committee
  4/15/2013HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Rules Refers to State Government Administration Committee
  4/15/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deborah Conroy
  4/15/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
  4/17/2013HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted State Government Administration Committee; 017-000-000
  4/17/2013HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommends Be Adopted State Government Administration Committee; 017-000-000
  4/17/2013HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 3 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Sue Scherer
  4/17/2013HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 3 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/17/2013HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/17/2013HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  4/18/2013HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 3 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000
  4/18/2013HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/18/2013HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Withdrawn by Rep. Sue Scherer
  4/18/2013HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 2 Withdrawn by Rep. Sue Scherer
  4/18/2013HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 3 Adopted
  4/18/2013HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/19/2013HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 102-000-000
  4/19/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley
  4/22/2013SenateArrive in Senate
  4/22/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/22/2013SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muņoz
  4/22/2013SenateFirst Reading
  4/22/2013SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/24/2013SenateAssigned to State Government and Veterans Affairs
  4/29/2013SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Chapin Rose
  5/1/2013SenatePostponed - State Government and Veterans Affairs
  5/2/2013SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Antonio Muņoz
  5/2/2013SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  5/7/2013SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to State Government and Veterans Affairs
  5/9/2013SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Postponed - State Government and Veterans Affairs
  5/9/2013SenateDo Pass State Government and Veterans Affairs; 008-000-000
  5/9/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 14, 2013
  5/10/2013SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  5/13/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Antonio Muņoz
  5/13/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
  5/14/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Assignments Refers to State Government and Veterans Affairs
  5/15/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Postponed - State Government and Veterans Affairs
  5/20/2013SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Wm. Sam McCann
  5/22/2013SenateSecond Reading
  5/22/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 23, 2013
  5/24/2013SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2013
  5/29/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Antonio Muņoz
  5/29/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Referred to Assignments
  5/29/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Assignments Refers to Transportation
  5/29/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Re-referred to Assignments
  5/29/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Assignments Refers to Executive
  5/29/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Recommend Do Adopt Executive; 012-000-000
  5/30/2013SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  5/30/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Adopted; Muņoz
  5/30/2013SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
  5/30/2013SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kyle McCarter
  5/30/2013SenateThird Reading - Passed; 058-000-000
  5/30/2013SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 5-4(a)
  5/30/2013SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 5-4(a)
  5/30/2013HouseArrived in House
  5/30/2013HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 3
  5/30/2013HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Motion Filed Concur Rep. Sue Scherer
  5/30/2013HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
  5/30/2013HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Motion to Concur Rules Referred to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
  5/31/2013HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 Motion to Concur Recommends Be Adopted Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee; 008-000-000
  5/31/2013HouseSenate Floor Amendment No. 3 House Concurs 118-000-000
  5/31/2013HouseHouse Concurs
  5/31/2013HousePassed Both Houses
  6/19/2013HouseSent to the Governor
  7/8/2013HouseGovernor Approved
  7/8/2013HouseEffective Date July 5, 2013
  7/8/2013HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0056

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