|Public Act 095-0357
||LRB095 04293 DRH 24334 b
AN ACT concerning transportation.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Illinois Vehicle Code is amended by changing
Section 3-634 as follows:
(625 ILCS 5/3-634)
Illinois Fire Fighters' License Plate.
(a) The Secretary, upon receipt of an application made in
prescribed by the Secretary of State, may issue
special registration plates
designated to be Illinois Fire
Fighters' Memorial license plates. The special
this Section shall be affixed only to passenger vehicles
of the first division,
motor vehicles of the second
weighing not more than 8,000 pounds,
recreational vehicles as
defined in Section 1-169 of this Code,
and subject to the
staggered registration system. Plates issued under this
expire according to the multi-year
established by Section 3-414.1 of this Code.
(b) The design and color of the plates shall be wholly
within the discretion
of the Secretary of State. The Secretary
of State may, in his or her
discretion, allow the plates to be
issued as vanity plates or personalized in
Section 3-405.1 of this Code. The plates are not required to
designate "Land of Lincoln", as prescribed in subsection (b) of
of this Code. The Secretary of State shall
prescribe stickers or decals as
provided under Section 3-412.
(c) An applicant shall be charged a $27 fee for original
addition to the applicable registration fee. Of
this additional fee, $15 shall be deposited into the Secretary
Special License Plate Fund and $12 shall be
into the Illinois Fire Fighters' Memorial Fund.
registration renewal period, a $17 fee, in addition to the
appropriate registration fee, shall be charged.
Of this fee, $2
shall be deposited into the Secretary of State Special License
Plate Fund and $15 shall be deposited into
the Illinois Fire
Fighters' Memorial Fund.
(d) In addition to the purpose specified in Section
2-119(n), moneys in
the Illinois Fire Fighters' Memorial Fund
except as otherwise provided in subsection (e) and
subject to appropriation by
the General Assembly and approval
by the Secretary, be used exclusively for the following
the Illinois Fire Fighters' Memorial;
(2) holding an annual memorial
commemoration and Medal
of Honor ceremony and related activities; and
(3) providing scholarships
, for graduate study,
undergraduate study, or both,
killed in the line of duty.
(e) No more than 10% of the annual proceeds of the Illinois