(625 ILCS 5/6-503)
(from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 6-503)
Commercial motor vehicle drivers - reporting of traffic
violations to employer.
Every person who is
a domiciliary of this State or who has been issued an Illinois non-domiciled CLP or non-domiciled CDL
and drives a commercial motor vehicle in
violation of a law or local ordinance of any State
relating to motor vehicle
traffic control (other than parking violations) in this or any other state,
shall notify such person's employer of such violation
within 30 days after the
date such person is convicted of such offense.
In the event such person is a "common carrier of property by motor
vehicle", as defined in
Section 18c-1104 of this Code, such person shall notify the
principal lessor of such within 30 days after the date such person is
convicted of the violation. However, if such person is
an independent contractor or owner operator, such report shall be kept at
the principal place of business and available during normal office hours
for inspection and auditing purposes by an authorized agency.
(Source: P.A. 98-176 (see Section 10 of P.A. 98-722 and Section 10 of P.A. 99-414 for the effective date of changes made by P.A. 98-176).)