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 Bill Status of HB5912  99th General Assembly

Short Description:  BICYCLES-RIGHT OF WAY

House Sponsors
Rep. Anna Moeller, Steven A. Andersson, Michael W. Tryon and Keith R. Wheeler

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Michael Noland)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/12/2016HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 99-0785

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
625 ILCS 5/11-903.5 new
625 ILCS 5/11-1502from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-1502

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that every driver of a vehicle on a highway shall yield the right-of-way to any person operating a bicycle.

House Floor Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
625 ILCS 5/11-903.5 new

Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Clarifies that a person riding a bicycle has all the rights applicable to a driver of a vehicle, including those regarding a vehicle's right-of-way under the Code.

DateChamber Action
  2/11/2016HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Anna Moeller
  2/11/2016HouseFirst Reading
  2/11/2016HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/23/2016HouseAssigned to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
  4/5/2016HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee; 006-002-000
  4/5/2016HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/13/2016HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Anna Moeller
  4/13/2016HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  4/14/2016HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
  4/15/2016HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee; 007-000-000
  4/15/2016HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/15/2016HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  4/20/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Steven A. Andersson
  4/20/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael W. Tryon
  4/20/2016HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Keith R. Wheeler
  4/20/2016HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  4/20/2016HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/21/2016HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 111-000-000
  4/21/2016SenateArrive in Senate
  4/21/2016SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 22, 2016
  4/21/2016SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Michael Noland
  4/22/2016SenateFirst Reading
  4/22/2016SenateReferred to Assignments
  5/3/2016SenateAssigned to Judiciary
  5/11/2016SenateDo Pass Judiciary; 010-000-000
  5/11/2016SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 12, 2016
  5/17/2016SenateSecond Reading
  5/17/2016SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 18, 2016
  5/27/2016SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2016
  5/30/2016SenateThird Reading - Passed; 053-001-000
  5/30/2016HousePassed Both Houses
  6/27/2016HouseSent to the Governor
  8/12/2016HouseGovernor Approved
  8/12/2016HouseEffective Date January 1, 2017
  8/12/2016HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 99-0785

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