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 Bill Status of HB0219  97th General Assembly


Short Description:  VEH CD-SEAT BELTS REQUIRED

House Sponsors
Rep. Mark H. Beaubien, Jr. - Michael W. Tryon

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. John J. Cullerton )

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  6/27/2011HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 97-0016

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
625 ILCS 5/12-603.1from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 12-603.1


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that every driver and passenger (rather than every driver, front seat passengers, and certain passengers under the age of 19) of a motor vehicle operated on a street or highway of this State must wear a properly adjusted safety belt, with specified exceptions.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Adds the driver or passenger of an authorized emergency vehicle and a back seat passenger of a taxicab to the list of persons exempted from the requirement to wear a safety belt.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/20/2011HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Michael W. Tryon
  1/21/2011HouseFirst Reading
  1/21/2011HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/8/2011HouseAssigned to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
  2/15/2011HouseChief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Mark H. Beaubien, Jr.
  3/1/2011HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Mark H. Beaubien, Jr.
  3/1/2011HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/7/2011HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
  3/9/2011HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/9/2011HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee; 005-001-000
  3/9/2011HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/17/2011HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/17/2011HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/15/2011HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  5/4/2011HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 6, 2011
  5/4/2011HouseApproved for Consideration Rules Committee; 004-000-000
  5/4/2011HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/5/2011HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 061-055-000
  5/5/2011HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael W. Tryon
  5/6/2011SenateArrive in Senate
  5/6/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  5/6/2011SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. John J. Cullerton
  5/6/2011SenateFirst Reading
  5/6/2011SenateReferred to Assignments
  5/12/2011SenateAssigned to Executive
  5/13/2011SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 31, 2011
  5/17/2011SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. John J. Cullerton
  5/17/2011SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  5/19/2011SenateDo Pass Executive; 010-005-000
  5/19/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 19, 2011
  5/19/2011SenateSecond Reading
  5/19/2011SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 20, 2011
  5/27/2011SenateThird Reading - Passed; 030-023-000
  5/27/2011SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Tabled Pursuant to Rule 5-4(a)
  5/27/2011HousePassed Both Houses
  6/24/2011HouseSent to the Governor
  6/27/2011HouseGovernor Approved
  6/27/2011HouseEffective Date January 1, 2012
  6/27/2011HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 97-0016

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