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AN ACT concerning transportation.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Illinois Highway Code is amended by adding
Section 4-106 as follows:
(605 ILCS 5/4-106 new)
(a) In relation to the submission of plans, maps,
specifications, costs of construction, bids, or contracts for
any Department project, it is unlawful for the Department, its
employees and its agents to knowingly falsify, distort, or
misrepresent any facts concerning, but not limited to, the
(1) the character, quality, cost, or quantity of
material already used or to be used;
(2) the quality or quantity of any work already
performed or to be performed; and
(3) any other related costs.
(b) A violation of subsection (a) of this Section shall be
punishable by a fine of not more than $10,000 or by
imprisonment of not more than 5 years, or both.