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AN ACT concerning government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Toll Bridge Act is amended by changing
Section 7 as follows:
(605 ILCS 115/7)
(from Ch. 137, par. 7)
Toll rates; electronic toll collection.
The county board shall fix the rates of toll, and may
from time to
time, alter and change the same, including by
establishing a toll rate schedule, setting a maximum toll rate
that may be adjusted from time to time, or by establishing
another toll rate structure, and in case of the neglect of the
the bridge to keep the same in proper repair and safe
for the crossing of
persons and property, may prohibit the
taking of toll.
(b) Notwithstanding any law to the contrary, the county
board may enter into an agreement establishing a toll rate
schedule for a period not to exceed 99 years. This amendatory
Act of the 101st General Assembly is declarative of existing
law and shall be given retroactive effect.
Except as regarding toll bridges or as otherwise
provided by law, nothing in
Public Act 101-398
Act of the 101st General Assembly
shall be construed to