REITZ-BLACK-GRANBERG, BOST, JONES,JOHN, MITCHELL,BILL,
POE, RIGHTER, TURNER,JOHN AND WINKEL.
VEH CD-IMPLEMENT OF HUSBANDRY
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that implements of
husbandry when operated on highways may display the slow-moving emblem
or other reflective markings as specified by the American Society of
Agricultural Engineers (ASAE). Provides that implements of husbandry
operated on highways from 30 minutes after sunset to 30 minutes before
sunrise must operate lamps as specified by the ASAE. Provides that
self-propelled implements of husbandry shall have flashing amber
signal lamps and reflective material mounted as near the left and
right extremities of the implement as practicable. Provides that
implements of husbandry not originally manufactured with synchronized
flashing amber lights or turn signals are exempt from the ASAE
standards that require synchronized lights or turn signals. Provides
that, prior to January 1, 2003, an implement of husbandry in
compliance with the standards of the ASAE concerned with marking and
signal configurations shall be in compliance with the Illinois Vehicle
Code. Provides that after December 31, 2002, the current definition
of implement of husbandry shall not apply. Effective July 1, 2000.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
625 ILCS 5/12-205.2 new
625 ILCS 5/12-205.3 new
Deletes everything. Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code to make
technical changes to the Sections concerned with lamps on vehicles and
implements of husbandry.
FISCAL NOTE (Department of Transportation)
There will be no fiscal impact on this Department.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Deletes reference to:
625 ILCS 5/12-205
Adds reference to:
625 ILCS 5/12-709 from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 12-709
Deletes everything. Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code to provide
that implements of husbandry manufactured on or after January 1, 2003
and operated on public roads between sunset and sunrise shall display
markings and lighting that meet or exceed the design, performance, and
mounting specifications adopted by the American Society of
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 2 (Department of Transportation)
Same as previous DOT fiscal note.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Further amends the Illinois Vehicle Code to provide that
displaying a slow-moving emblem on any vehicle other than on specified
vehicles is a petty offense punishable by a fine of $25 for the first
offense and $75 for a second or subsequent offense within one year of
the first offense.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0505
Last action date: 99-08-13
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 2 SENATE - 1
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