Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that the Department of Transportation, on request, shall issue single trip permits or annual permits for transportation of concrete pump trucks or well drilling equipment. Sets conditions for the issuance and use of these permits. Provides that the Department shall set fees for the permits. Provides that the Department shall determine the form and content of the permits with respect to highways under its jurisdiction. Provides that local authorities shall determine the form and content of the permits with respect to highways under their jurisdiction.
Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Provides for the issuance of limited continuous operation permits for the operation of cranes, concrete pumps, and water drilling vehicles based on weight limits. Adds concrete vehicles to the list of vehicles for which overweight fees shall be charged. Adds fees for 90 day limited continuous operation and annual limited continuous operation. Provides for overweight fees for limited continuous operation.
House Floor Amendment No. 2 Changes the weight restrictions for groups of vehicles with 4 or more axles in the "red" only route restriction to vehicles with axle weights on either set of tandem axles not more than 44,000 pounds.