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625 ILCS 5/1-187.001

    (625 ILCS 5/1-187.001)
    (Text of Section before amendment by P.A. 102-982)
    Sec. 1-187.001. Serious traffic violation.
    (a) A conviction when operating a motor vehicle for:
        (1) a violation of subsection (a) of Section 11-402,
    
relating to a motor vehicle accident involving damage to a vehicle;
        (2) a violation of Section 11-403, relating to
    
failure to stop and exchange information after a motor vehicle collision, property damage only;
        (3) a violation of subsection (a) of Section 11-502,
    
relating to illegal transportation, possession, or carrying of alcoholic liquor within the passenger area of any vehicle;
        (4) a violation of Section 6-101 relating to
    
operating a motor vehicle without a valid license or permit;
        (5) a violation of Section 11-403, relating to
    
failure to stop and exchange information or give aid after a motor vehicle collision involving personal injury or death;
        (6) a violation relating to excessive speeding,
    
involving a single speeding charge of 26 miles per hour or more above the legal speed limit;
        (7) a violation relating to reckless driving;
        (8) a violation of subsection (d) of Section 11-707,
    
relating to passing in a no-passing zone;
        (9) a violation of subsection (b) of Section 11-1402,
    
relating to limitations on backing upon a controlled access highway;
        (10) a violation of subsection (b) of Section 11-707,
    
relating to driving on the left side of a roadway in a no-passing zone;
        (11) a violation of subsection (e) of Section
    
11-1002, relating to failure to yield the right-of-way to a pedestrian at an intersection;
        (12) a violation of Section 11-1008, relating to
    
failure to yield to a pedestrian on a sidewalk; or
        (13) a violation of Section 11-1201, relating to
    
failure to stop for an approaching railroad train or railroad track equipment or signals; or
    (b) Any other similar violation of a law or local ordinance of any state relating to motor vehicle traffic control, other than a parking violation.
    (c) A violation of any of these defined serious traffic offenses shall not preclude the defendant from being eligible to receive an order of court supervision under Section 5-6-1 of the Unified Code of Corrections.
(Source: P.A. 98-511, eff. 1-1-14.)
 
    (Text of Section after amendment by P.A. 102-982)
    Sec. 1-187.001. Serious traffic violation.
    (a) A conviction when operating a motor vehicle for:
        (1) a violation of subsection (a) of Section 11-402,
    
relating to a motor vehicle crash involving damage to a vehicle;
        (2) a violation of Section 11-403, relating to
    
failure to stop and exchange information after a motor vehicle collision, property damage only;
        (3) a violation of subsection (a) of Section 11-502,
    
relating to illegal transportation, possession, or carrying of alcoholic liquor within the passenger area of any vehicle;
        (4) a violation of Section 6-101 relating to
    
operating a motor vehicle without a valid license or permit;
        (5) a violation of Section 11-403, relating to
    
failure to stop and exchange information or give aid after a motor vehicle collision involving personal injury or death;
        (6) a violation relating to excessive speeding,
    
involving a single speeding charge of 26 miles per hour or more above the legal speed limit;
        (7) a violation relating to reckless driving;
        (8) a violation of subsection (d) of Section 11-707,
    
relating to passing in a no-passing zone;
        (9) a violation of subsection (b) of Section 11-1402,
    
relating to limitations on backing upon a controlled access highway;
        (10) a violation of subsection (b) of Section 11-707,
    
relating to driving on the left side of a roadway in a no-passing zone;
        (11) a violation of subsection (e) of Section
    
11-1002, relating to failure to yield the right-of-way to a pedestrian at an intersection;
        (12) a violation of Section 11-1008, relating to
    
failure to yield to a pedestrian on a sidewalk; or
        (13) a violation of Section 11-1201, relating to
    
failure to stop for an approaching railroad train or railroad track equipment or signals; or
    (b) Any other similar violation of a law or local ordinance of any state relating to motor vehicle traffic control, other than a parking violation.
    (c) A violation of any of these defined serious traffic offenses shall not preclude the defendant from being eligible to receive an order of court supervision under Section 5-6-1 of the Unified Code of Corrections.
(Source: P.A. 102-982, eff. 7-1-23.)