|Public Act 103-0404|
|SB2340 Enrolled||LRB103 30820 MXP 57318 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
changing Section 12-803 as follows:
(625 ILCS 5/12-803)
(from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 12-803)
(a) Each school bus shall be equipped with a
arm on the driver's side of the school bus that may
be operated either manually
manufactured on and after September 1,
stop signal arm shall be an octagon shaped semaphore that
49 C.F.R. 571.131, "SCHOOL BUS PEDESTRIAN SAFETY
DEVICES", S5.1 through S5.5.
(b) Each school bus manufactured prior to September 1,
1992 shall be
equipped with a stop signal arm that conforms to
standards promulgated by the
(c) A school bus may be equipped with an extension to the
required stop arm that partially obstructs the roadway to
ensure passenger safety.
(d) A maximum of 2 extensions to the required stop arms may
be installed on the driver's side of the school bus.
(e) In addition to the lighting systems required under
Section 12-805, each extension to the required stop arm must