HAMOS-ERWIN-LYONS,JOSEPH-MCKEON AND FEIGENHOLTZ.
LOC GOV TORT IMMUNITY-BICYCLES
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Local Governmental and Governmental Employees Tort
Immunity Act. Provides that local public entities are not immune from
tort liability for injuries to bicyclists who are lawfully using a
road and who are injured as the result of a condition that is not
reasonably safe for motor vehicles and that the entity knew about and
had time to correct. Provides that these entities and public employees
are immune when the bicyclist is injured while using a bicycle lane or
bicycle route unless the entity's or employee's conduct is willful and
wanton. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (Office of the Illinois Courts)
HB 911 may increase judicial workloads; however, it is not
anticipated that the bill would have a substantial fiscal
impact on the judicial branch.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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