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 Bill Status of SB1580  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  VEH CD-ACCIDENT REPORT & DATA

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Neil Anderson

House Sponsors
(Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr. )

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  8/11/2017SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0096

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
5 ILCS 140/7.5
625 ILCS 5/1-146.5 new
625 ILCS 5/11-408from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-408
625 ILCS 5/11-411from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-411
625 ILCS 5/11-412from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-412
625 ILCS 5/11-414from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-414
625 ILCS 5/11-417 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Removes provisions providing that a written motor vehicle accident report is privileged as to the Secretary of State and the Department of Transportation and shall be held confidential. Provides that the Department may provide for in-depth investigations of accidents involving Department employees or other motor vehicle accidents (rather than investigations of only motor vehicle accidents) by individuals or special investigation groups. Provides that an accident report required to be made in writing shall be made on an approved (rather than appropriate) form or in an approved electronic format provided by the Administrator. Provides that upon written request, the Department shall furnish copies of a written accident report or any supplemental reports to a federal, State, or local agency that is engaged in highway safety research and study and to any person or entity that has a contractual relationship with the Department or a federal, State, or local agency to complete a highway safety research and study for the Department or the federal, State, or local agency. Provides that upon written request, the Department shall furnish motor vehicle accident data to a federal, State, or local agency, the Secretary of State, the Illinois Commerce Commission, or any other person or entity that has a contractual agreement with the Department or a federal, State, or local agency to complete a highway safety research and study for the Department or the federal, State, or local agency. Defines "motor vehicle accident data". Makes conforming changes. Amends the Freedom of Information Act to exempt from inspection and copying information contained in motor vehicle accident reports and supplemental reports under Article IV of Chapter 11 of the Illinois Vehicle Code.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 1
Removes prohibition against the Secretary of State from disclosing notations of accident involvement maintained on individual driving records.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 2
Deletes reference to:
5 ILCS 140/7.5

Removes a provision providing that information that is exempt from disclosure under an Article in the Illinois Vehicle Code governing accidents and accident reports shall be exempt from inspection and copying under the Freedom of Information Act.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/9/2017SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
  2/9/2017SenateFirst Reading
  2/9/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/28/2017SenateAssigned to Transportation
  3/8/2017SenateDo Pass Transportation; 015-000-000
  3/8/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 9, 2017
  3/14/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
  3/14/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments
  3/22/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Assignments Refers to Transportation
  4/6/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Transportation; 015-000-000
  4/6/2017SenateSecond Reading
  4/6/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; Anderson
  4/6/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 25, 2017
  4/24/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
  4/24/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Referred to Assignments
  4/25/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Assignments Refers to Transportation
  4/26/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Recommend Do Adopt Transportation; 012-000-000
  4/27/2017SenateRecalled to Second Reading
  4/27/2017SenateSenate Floor Amendment No. 2 Adopted; Anderson
  4/27/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading
  4/27/2017SenateThird Reading - Passed; 054-000-000
  4/28/2017HouseArrived in House
  4/28/2017HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
  4/28/2017HouseFirst Reading
  4/28/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  5/9/2017HouseAssigned to Transportation: Regulation, Roads & Bridges Committee
  5/16/2017HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Transportation: Regulation, Roads & Bridges Committee; 007-000-000
  5/16/2017HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  5/16/2017HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  5/16/2017HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/18/2017HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 108-000-000
  5/18/2017SenatePassed Both Houses
  6/16/2017SenateSent to the Governor
  8/11/2017SenateGovernor Approved
  8/11/2017SenateEffective Date January 1, 2018
  8/11/2017SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 100-0096

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