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 Bill Status of HB4413  95th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Elizabeth Coulson - Sidney H. Mathias - Lou Lang

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
65 ILCS 5/11-40-2afrom Ch. 24, par. 11-40-2a
625 ILCS 5/12-807from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 12-807
30 ILCS 805/8.32 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that, beginning July 1, 2009, each school bus that is purchased new shall be equipped with seat safety belts for each passenger. Provides that the State Board of Education shall adopt rules to ensure that school districts require all passengers on those buses to wear seat safety belts. Provides that, except for willful or wanton misconduct, a school bus driver may not be held personally liable for the failure of passengers to wear seat safety belts. Denies and preempts the exercise of home rule powers. Makes a corresponding change in the Illinois Municipal Code. Amends the State Mandates Act to require implementation without reimbursement by the State. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  1/11/2008HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Elizabeth Coulson
  1/11/2008HouseFirst Reading
  1/11/2008HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/21/2008HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  2/22/2008HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lou Lang
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

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