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(625 ILCS 5/16-108)
Claims of diplomatic immunity.
(a) This Section applies only to an individual that displays to a police
driver's license issued by the U.S. Department of State or that otherwise
immunities or privileges under Title 22, Chapter 6 of the United States Code
respect to the individual's violation of Section 9-3 or Section 9-3.2 of the
of 2012 or his or her violation of a traffic regulation governing the movement
under this Code or a similar provision of a local ordinance.
(b) If a driver subject to this Section is stopped by a police officer that
probable cause to believe that the driver has committed a violation described
subsection (a) of this Section, the police officer shall:
(1) as soon as practicable contact the U.S.
Department of State office in order to verify the driver's status and immunity, if any;
(2) record all relevant information from any driver's
license or identification card, including a driver's license or identification card issued by the U.S. Department of State; and
(3) within 5 workdays after the date of the stop,
forward the following to the Secretary of State of Illinois:
(A) a vehicle accident report, if the driver was
involved in a vehicle accident;
(B) if a citation or charge was issued to the
driver, a copy of the citation or charge; and
(C) if a citation or charge was not issued to the
driver, a written report of the incident.
(c) Upon receiving material submitted under paragraph (3) of subsection (b)
this Section, the Secretary of State shall:
(1) file each vehicle accident report, citation or
charge, and incident report received;
(2) keep convenient records or make suitable
(B) disposition of court supervision for any
violation of Section 11-501 of this Code; and
(C) vehicle accident; and
(3) send a copy of each document and record described
in paragraph (2) of this subsection (c) to the Bureau of Diplomatic Security, Office of Foreign Missions, of the U.S. Department of State.
(d) This Section does not prohibit or limit the application of any law to a
or motor vehicle violation by an individual who has or claims immunities or
under Title 22, Chapter 6 of the United States Code.
(Source: P.A. 97-1150, eff. 1-25-13.)