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 Bill Status of HB1986  97th General Assembly


Short Description:  VEH CD-RURAL ROADS-NON HWY VEH

House Sponsors
Rep. John E. Bradley

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
625 ILCS 5/11-1426.1


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that a unit of local government or the Department of Transportation shall authorize the operation of all-terrain vehicles or recreational off-highway vehicles or both on rural roads under its jurisdiction if the unit of local government or Department determines that the public safety will not be jeopardized. Provides that before permitting the operation of all-terrain vehicles and recreational off-highway vehicles on rural roads, a unit of local government or the Department must consider the volume, speed, and character of traffic on the roadway and determine whether all-terrain vehicles or recreational off-highway vehicles may safely travel on or cross the roadway. Provides that appropriate signs shall be posted on rural roads where the operation of all-terrain vehicles or recreational off-highway vehicles is permitted. Provides that if a roadway is under the jurisdiction of more than one unit of government, all-terrain vehicles and recreational off-highway vehicles may not be operated on the roadway unless each unit of government agrees and takes action as provided in this amendatory Act. Limits home rule powers. Effective immediately.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Replaces everything with the enacting clause with the provisions of the original bill, using an updated source. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/17/2011HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. John E. Bradley
  2/17/2011HouseFirst Reading
  2/17/2011HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/23/2011HouseAssigned to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
  3/17/2011HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/30/2012HouseAssigned to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
  2/21/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. John E. Bradley
  2/21/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  2/22/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
  3/7/2012HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/7/2012HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee; 008-001-000
  3/7/2012HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/9/2012HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/9/2012HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/30/2012HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

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