(625 ILCS 5/7-216)
(from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 7-216)
Reciprocity; residents and nonresidents; licensing of nonresidents.
a nonresident's operating privilege is suspended
pursuant to Section 7-205 the Secretary of State shall transmit a certified
copy of the record of such action to the official in charge of the issuance
of driver's license and registration certificates in the state in which
such nonresident resides, if the law of such other
state provides for action in relation thereto similar to that provided for
in subsection (b).
(b) Upon receipt of such certification that the operating
privilege of a resident of this State has been suspended or revoked in any such other
state pursuant to a law providing for its suspension or revocation for
failure to deposit security for the payment of judgments arising out of a
motor vehicle accident, or for failure to deposit security under
circumstances which would require the Secretary of State to suspend a
nonresident's operating privilege had the motor
vehicle accident occurred in this State, the Secretary of State shall
suspend the driver's license of such resident and all other registrations.
Such suspension shall continue until such resident
furnishes evidence of compliance with the law of such other state
relating to the deposit of such security.
(c) In case the operator or the owner of a motor vehicle involved
in a motor vehicle accident within this State has no driver's
license or registration, such operator shall not be allowed a
driver's license or registration until the operator has complied
with the requirements of Sections 7-201 through 7-216 to the same extent that would be
necessary if, at the time of the motor vehicle accident, such operator
had held a license and registration.
(Source: P.A. 100-863, eff. 8-14-18.)