|Public Act 099-0172|
|HB0198 Enrolled||LRB099 05192 RJF 25222 b|
AN ACT concerning transportation.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Illinois Vehicle Code is amended by adding
Section 11-1308 as follows:
(625 ILCS 5/11-1308 new)
Unauthorized use of parking places reserved
for electric vehicles.
(a) For the purposes of this Section:
"Electric vehicle" means a battery-powered electric
vehicle operated solely by electricity or a plug-in hybrid
electric vehicle that operates on electricity and gasoline and
has a battery that can be recharged from an external source.
"Electric vehicle charging station" means any facility or
equipment that is used to charge a battery or other energy
storage device of an electric vehicle.
(b) It shall be prohibited to park a non-electric vehicle
in an electric vehicle charging station designated for use by
electric vehicles, including an electric vehicle charging
station on any private or public offstreet parking facility. A
person may park only an electric vehicle in an electric vehicle
charging station space designated for use by electric vehicles.
(c) Any person or local authority owning or operating any