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Public Act 098-0485





Public Act 098-0485
HB3367 EnrolledLRB098 10921 MLW 41471 b

    AN ACT concerning transportation.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The Illinois Vehicle Code is amended by changing
Section 11-704 as follows:
    (625 ILCS 5/11-704)  (from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-704)
    Sec. 11-704. When overtaking on the right is permitted. (a)
The driver of a vehicle with 3 or more wheels may overtake and
pass upon the right of another vehicle only under the following
    1. When the vehicle overtaken is making or about to make a
left turn;
    2. Upon a roadway with unobstructed pavement of sufficient
width for two or more lines of vehicles moving lawfully in the
direction being traveled by the overtaking vehicle.
    3. Upon a one-way street, or upon any roadway on which
traffic is restricted to one direction of movement, where the
roadway is free from obstructions and of sufficient width for 2
or more lines of moving vehicles.
    (b) The driver of a 2 wheeled vehicle may not pass upon the
right of any other vehicle proceeding in the same direction
unless the unobstructed pavement to the right of the vehicle
being passed is of a width of not less than 8 feet. This
subsection does not apply to devices propelled by human power.
    (c) The driver of a vehicle may overtake and pass another
vehicle upon the right only under conditions permitting such
movement in safety. Such movement shall not be made by driving
off the roadway.
(Source: P.A. 84-873.)

Effective Date: 1/1/2014