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90_HB0995ham001 LRB9002874NTsbam01 1 AMENDMENT TO HOUSE BILL 995 2 AMENDMENT NO. . Amend House Bill 995 by replacing 3 everything after the enacting clause with following: 4 "Section 5. The Illinois Vehicle Code is amended by 5 changing Section 6-507 as follows: 6 (625 ILCS 5/6-507) (from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 6-507) 7 Sec. 6-507. Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Required. 8 (a) Except as expressly permitted by this UCDLA, or when 9 driving pursuant to the issuance of a commercial driver 10 instruction permit and accompanied by the holder of a CDL 11 valid for the vehicle being driven; no person shall drive a 12 commercial motor vehicle on the highways unless the person 13 has been issued, and is in the immediate possession of, a CDL 14 bearing all applicable endorsements valid for type or 15 classification of the commercial vehicle being driven. 16 (b) Except as otherwise provided by this Code, no person 17 may drive a commercial motor vehicle on the highways while 18 such person's driving privilege, license or permit is: 19 (1) Suspended, revoked, cancelled, or subject to 20 disqualification. Any person convicted of violating this 21 provision or a similar provision of this or any other 22 state shall have their driving privileges revoked under -2- LRB9002874NTsbam01 1 paragraph 12 of subsection (a) of Section 6-205 of this 2 Code. 3 (2) Subject to or in violation of an 4 "out-of-service" order. Any person who has been issued a 5 CDL and is convicted of violating this provision or a 6 similar provision of any other state shall be 7 disqualified from operating a commercial motor vehicle 8 under subsection (i) of Section 6-514 of this Code. 9 (3) Subject to or in violation of an "out of 10 service" order and while transporting passengers or 11 hazardous materials. Any person who has been issued a 12 CDL and is convicted of violating this provision or a 13 similar provision of this or any other state shall be 14 disqualified from operating a commercial motor vehicle 15 under subsection (i) of Section 6-514 of this Code. 16 (c) Pursuant to the options provided to the States by 17 FHWA Docket No. MC-88-8, the driver of any motor vehicle 18 controlled or operated by or for a farmer is waived from the 19 requirements of this Section, when such motor vehicle is 20 being used to transport: agricultural products; implements 21 of husbandry; or farm supplies; as long as such movement is 22 not over 150 air miles from the originating farm.
However,23 This waiver does not apply to the driver of any truck-tractor24 semitrailer combination(s) nor to the driver of any other25 motor vehicle being used in a common or contract carrier type 26 operation. However, for those drivers of any truck-tractor 27 semitrailer combination or combinations, this waiver shall 28 apply only when the driver is a farmer or a member of the 29 farmer's family and the driver is 21 years of age or more and 30 has successfully completed any tests the Secretary of State 31 deems necessary. 32 In addition, the farmer or a member of the farmer's 33 family who operates a truck-tractor semitrailer combination 34 or combinations pursuant to this waiver shall be granted all -3- LRB9002874NTsbam01 1 of the rights and shall be subject to all of the duties and 2 restrictions with respect to Sections 6-514 and 6-515 of this 3 Code applicable to the driver who possesses a commercial 4 driver's license issued under this Code, except that the 5 driver shall not be subject to any additional duties or 6 restrictions contained in Part 382 of the Federal Motor 7 Carrier Safety Regulations that are not otherwise imposed 8 under Section 6-514 or 6-515 of this Code. 9 (d) Any person convicted of violating this Section, 10 shall be guilty of a Class A misdemeanor. 11 (e) Any person convicted of violating paragraph (b) of 12 this Section, shall have all driving privileges revoked by 13 the Secretary of State. 14 (f) This Section shall not apply to: 15 (1) A person who currently holds a valid Illinois 16 driver's license, for the type of vehicle being operated, 17 until the expiration of such license or April 1, 1992, 18 whichever is earlier; or 19 (2) A non-Illinois domiciliary who is properly 20 licensed in another State, until April 1, 1992. A 21 non-Illinois domiciliary, if such domiciliary is properly 22 licensed in another State or foreign jurisdiction, until 23 April 1, 1992. 24 (Source: P.A. 89-245, eff. 1-1-96.) 25 Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon 26 becoming law.".
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