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 Bill Status of SB1523  102nd General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Jim Oberweis

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2021SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
625 ILCS 5/11-701from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-701

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that upon an Interstate highway or fully access controlled freeway, a vehicle may not be driven in the left lane except when otherwise directed by traffic markings, signs, signals, or any person authorized under the Code to direct traffic, in addition to the current exception for overtaking or passing another vehicle. Removes a provision providing that the provision prohibiting vehicles to be driven in the left lane of an Interstate highway or fully access controlled freeway does not apply when no other vehicle is directly behind the vehicle in the left lane.

DateChamber Action
  2/15/2019SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Jim Oberweis
  2/15/2019SenateFirst Reading
  2/15/2019SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/27/2019SenateAssigned to Transportation
  3/5/2019SenatePostponed - Transportation
  3/12/2019SenateTo Subcommittee on Special Issues (TR)
  3/22/2019SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As March 28, 2019
  3/28/2019SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  1/13/2021SenateSession Sine Die

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