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 Bill Status of SB3452  97th General Assembly


Short Description:  VEH CD: DPT ST POL-VARIOUS

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Donne E. Trotter

House Sponsors
(Rep. Lisa M. Dugan - Scott E. Penny)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  7/5/2012SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 97-0743

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
625 ILCS 5/2-111from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 2-111
625 ILCS 5/3-400from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 3-400
625 ILCS 5/3-413from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 3-413
625 ILCS 5/3-704from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 3-704
625 ILCS 5/6-206
625 ILCS 5/11-204.1from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-204.1
625 ILCS 5/11-1302from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-1302
625 ILCS 5/11-1403from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-1403
625 ILCS 5/11-1403.2from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-1403.2
625 ILCS 5/12-208from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 12-208
625 ILCS 5/12-610.5 rep.


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that police officers who confiscate certain driver documents shall return them or cause them to be returned to the Secretary of State. Relocates provisions concerning registration plate covers and provides that a registration plate on a motorcycle may be mounted vertically, with conditions. Provides that a person who sells or advertises the sale of registration plate covers shall be guilty of a business offense. Provides that a person may not modify a vehicle's original mounting location so as to hinder a peace officer from obtaining the registration; that a person who does so is guilty of a Class A misdemeanor; and that the Secretary of State may suspend the driving privileges of a person who violates the new provisions. Adds concealing or altering a vehicle's license plate to the list of aggravating factors for fleeing or attempting to elude a peace officer. Provides that the owner of a vehicle involved in a commission of aggravated fleeing or attempting to elude a peace officer must, upon request, provide the name of the operator of the vehicle at the time of the offense and provides penalties for noncompliance. Provides that a police officer may order the removal of a vehicle that has had its registration suspended, cancelled, or revoked. Provides that the handlebars of a motorcycle may not be higher than the height of the operator's head and that the operator must keep at least one hand on the handlebars at all times the motorcycle is in motion. Provides that a person commits aggravated operating a motorcycle, motor driven cycle, or moped on one wheel when he or she operates on one wheel while speeding. Provides that a first violation of aggravated operating a motorcycle, motor driven cycle, or moped on one wheel is a petty offense with a minimum fine of $1,000, a second violation is a Class A misdemeanor with a minimum fine of $2,500, and a third or subsequent violation is a Class 4 felony with a minimum fine of $5,000. Provides that motorcycles and motor-driven cycles may be equipped with a red or amber stop lamp on the rear of the vehicle that flashes and becomes steady only when the brake is actuated.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
625 ILCS 5/3-704from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 3-704

Replaces everything after the enacting clause with the provisions of the original bill, with the following changes: (1) adds images recorded by an automated speed enforcement system to the list of recorded images included in the definition of "registration plate cover; (2) corrects a typographical error in a Section concerning the Secretary of State's discretionary authority to suspend or revoke license or permit; (3) removes changes providing that that the owner of a vehicle involved in a commission of aggravated fleeing or attempting to elude a peace officer must, upon request, provide the name of the operator of the vehicle at the time of the offense and removes the penalties for noncompliance; (4) provides that the handlebar grips (instead of "handlebars") of a motorcycle may not be higher than the height of the operator's head and that the operator must keep at least one hand on a handlebar grip (instead of "the handlebars") at all times the motorcycle is in motion; (5) provides that aggravated operating on a motorcycle, motor driven cycle, or moped on one wheel is a petty offense with a minimum fine of $100 (instead of $1,000), except a second conviction is a Class B misdemeanor for a second conviction, and a third or subsequent conviction is a Class A misdemeanor; and (6) provides that penalties for aggravated operating a motorcycle, motor driven cycle, or moped on one wheel take effect upon a conviction of a violation of the new provisions (instead of upon "a violation").

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/7/2012SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Donne E. Trotter
  2/7/2012SenateFirst Reading
  2/7/2012SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/17/2012SenateAssigned to Transportation
  2/24/2012SenatePostponed - Transportation
  2/27/2012SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Donne E. Trotter
  2/27/2012SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  2/27/2012SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Transportation
  2/28/2012SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  2/29/2012SenateDo Pass as Amended Transportation; 008-000-000
  2/29/2012SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 1, 2012
  3/1/2012SenateSecond Reading
  3/1/2012SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 6, 2012
  3/22/2012SenateThird Reading - Passed; 051-000-000
  3/22/2012HouseArrived in House
  3/23/2012HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Lisa M. Dugan
  3/23/2012HousePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  3/23/2012HouseFirst Reading
  3/23/2012HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/30/2012HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Scott E. Penny
  4/10/2012HouseAssigned to State Government Administration Committee
  4/18/2012HouseDo Pass / Short Debate State Government Administration Committee; 013-000-000
  4/19/2012HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/24/2012HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/24/2012HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/1/2012HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 111-000-002
  5/1/2012SenatePassed Both Houses
  5/30/2012SenateSent to the Governor
  7/5/2012SenateGovernor Approved
  7/5/2012SenateEffective Date January 1, 2013
  7/5/2012SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 97-0743

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