90th General Assembly
Summary of HB0218
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VEH CD-RAILROAD RIGHTS OF WAY                                              

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code to make a technical change to  a      
   provision  concerning  the  Transportation  Division  of  the Commerce      
   Commission.  Effective July 1, 1997.                                        
          STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE                                           
          Fails to create a State mandate.                                     
          HOME RULE IMPACT NOTE                                                
          HB 218 does not preempt home rule authority.                         
          FISCAL NOTE (DOT)                                                    
          This bill will have no fiscal impact.                                
        HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.                                                 
          Deletes reference to:                                                
          625 ILCS 5/18c-1204                                                  
          Adds reference to:                                                   
          625 ILCS 5/11-205                                                    
          625 ILCS 5/18c-7403                                                  
          625 ILCS 5/18c-7203 rep.                                             
          625 ILCS 5/18c-7301 rep.                                             
          625 ILCS 5/18c-7302 rep.                                             
        Deletes everything.  Amends the Illinois Vehicle  Code.   Removes      
   the  provision that allows a driver of an emergency vehicle to proceed      
   past a rail crossing, when responding to an emergency call,  but  only      
   after slowing down.  Adds trespass on railroad rights of way and yards      
   as  an  exception  to  the  exclusive  jurisdiction  of  the  Commerce      
   Commission  to  initiate actions to enforce provisions of the Illinois      
   Commercial Transportation Law.  Repeals provisions concerning railroad      
   agencies, adoption and  submission  of  standards  and  procedures  on      
   application for a certificate, and standards and procedures applicable      
   when certification is not required. Effective immediately.                  
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0257

   Last action date: 97-07-30

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   1     SENATE -   0


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