(625 ILCS 5/6-203.1)
(from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 6-203.1)
(a) The Secretary of State is authorized to suspend, for the period set forth in Section 6-208.1, the
driving privileges of persons arrested in another state for driving under
the influence of alcohol, other drug or drugs, or intoxicating compound or
compounds, or any combination thereof, or a similar
provision, and who has refused to submit to a chemical test or tests under
the provisions of implied consent.
(b) When a driving privilege has been suspended for a refusal as
provided in paragraph (a) and the person is subsequently convicted of the
underlying charge, for the same incident, any period served on suspension
shall be credited toward the minimum period of revocation of driving
privileges imposed pursuant to Section 6-206.
(Source: P.A. 96-607, eff. 8-24-09.)