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 Bill Status of HB1494  101st General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Chris Miller - Linda Chapa LaVia

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Chapin Rose)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  7/12/2019HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0051

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
625 ILCS 5/3-407.5 new
625 ILCS 5/3-506
625 ILCS 5/3-699.17 new
625 ILCS 5/3-802from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 3-802
625 ILCS 5/3-806.3from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 3-806.3

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides for the issuance of a 90-day permit to operate a motor vehicle that was donated to a not-for-profit organization for the purpose of donating the motor vehicle to a low-income individual. Provides that no more than 2 permits may be issued for any one vehicle. Provides that a vehicle may be operated with the temporary permit only for specific purposes. Provides that an applicant shall provide proof of the not-for-profit status organization and proof of liability insurance covering the vehicle. Provides that the not-for-profit shall assume all liability for the operation of the vehicle upon accepting the donation. Provides that the vehicle shall meet registration requirements to qualify for a temporary permit. Provides that a copy of the permit shall be kept inside the vehicle at all times. Provides for the issuance of Global War on Terrorism license plates to residents who have earned the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal. Provides that the surviving spouse of a military service member who has been issued a Global War on Terrorism license plate may retain the plate so long as the spouse is a resident of Illinois and transfers the registration to his or her name within 180 days of the death of the service member. Provides that an individual may reclass his or her registration or plate upon acquiring a Global War on Terrorism license plate without a replacement plate fee or registration sticker cost. Provides that a vehicle owner who has been approved for benefits under the Senior Citizens and Persons with Disabilities Property Tax Relief Act or who is the spouse of such a person shall pay a $24 registration fee for vehicles displaying a Global War on Terrorism license plate. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  1/29/2019HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Chris Miller
  2/1/2019HouseFirst Reading
  2/1/2019HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/13/2019HouseAssigned to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
  2/14/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  3/6/2019HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee; 012-000-000
  3/7/2019HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/21/2019HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/21/2019HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/28/2019HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 106-000-000
  4/3/2019SenateArrive in Senate
  4/3/2019SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/3/2019SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Chapin Rose
  4/3/2019SenateFirst Reading
  4/3/2019SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/24/2019SenateAssigned to Transportation
  5/2/2019SenateDo Pass Transportation; 013-000-000
  5/2/2019SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 7, 2019
  5/9/2019SenateSecond Reading
  5/9/2019SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 14, 2019
  5/16/2019SenateThird Reading - Passed; 056-000-000
  5/16/2019HousePassed Both Houses
  6/14/2019HouseSent to the Governor
  7/12/2019HouseGovernor Approved
  7/12/2019HouseEffective Date July 12, 2019
  7/12/2019HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 101-0051

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