VEH CD-SCHOOL BUS MESSAGES
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code with regard to the color of
school buses. Provides that signs bearing public service messages on
the side of a school bus may be any color. Effective immediately.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Deletes everything. Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides
that local school boards may elect, and any school bus company may
agree, to display signs bearing public service messages on their Type
I school buses (those with a Gross Vehicle Weight Rating more than
10,000 pounds). Provides that the signs may be of any color, may be no
larger than 2 feet in height and 6 feet in width, and may be displayed
within frames on either side or both sides of any Type I school bus.
Provides that local school boards electing to display these signs on
their Type I school buses shall adopt rules regarding the content of
the signs. Effective immediately.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 3.
Provides that local school boards may elect to display public
safety (rather than public service) messages on their Type I school
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 2
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