Bill Status of HB5688 99th General Assembly
Short Description: VEH CD-LENGTH AND SIZE REQ
Rep. Daniel V. Beiser
| 1/10/2017||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that the maximum length of a truck tractor in combination with a semitrailer may not exceed 65 feet (rather than 55 feet) overall dimension on all non-State highways. Removes the requirement that truck tractor-semitrailer combinations must have no more than a maximum 55 feet overall wheel base on Class III roadways and other non-designated State highways. Provides that the distance between the kingpin and the axle of a semitrailer longer than 48 feet, in combination with a truck tractor, may not exceed 42 feet 6 inches, unless the trailer or semitrailer is used for the transport of livestock.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/10/2016||House||Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Daniel V. Beiser|| 2/10/2016||House||First Reading|| 2/10/2016||House||Referred to Rules Committee|| 4/8/2016||House||Committee Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b) April 22, 2016|| 1/10/2017||House||Session Sine Die|