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Public Act 097-0017


 

Public Act 0017 97TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY

  
  
  

 


 
Public Act 097-0017
 
HB1315 EnrolledLRB097 02846 HEP 42868 b

    AN ACT concerning transportation.
 
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
 
    Section 5. The Illinois Vehicle Code is amended by changing
Section 11-1408 as follows:
 
    (625 ILCS 5/11-1408)  (from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-1408)
    Sec. 11-1408. Riding in towed vehicles house trailers. No
person or persons shall occupy a house trailer, semitrailer,
farm wagon, or any other vehicle travel trailer while it is
being towed upon a public highway, unless:
        (1) the occupancy of the towed vehicle is necessary to
    avoid an imminent threat to a person's safety due to
    extreme weather conditions or another emergency situation;
        (2) the speed of the vehicle does not exceed 15 miles
    per hour and the vehicle is used in connection with a
    parade, farming-related activity, or similar activity; or
        (3) the speed of the vehicle does not exceed 15 miles
    per hour and the passenger is over the age of 18.
(Source: P.A. 81-969.)

Effective Date: 1/1/2012