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 Bill Status of HB5895  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  VEH CD-NIGHTTIME PERMIT

House Sponsors
Rep. Dan Brady

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Jason A. Barickman )

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  7/16/2014HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0746

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
625 ILCS 5/6-113from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 6-113


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that persons using vision aid arrangements other than standard eyeglasses or contact lenses may apply for a special restricted training permit that will permit them to operate a motor vehicle between sunset and 10:00 p.m. for 6 months, provided they are accompanied by a person holding a valid driver's license without nighttime operation restrictions. Provides that persons applying for this permit must, at a minimum, (1) possess a valid driver's license and have operated a motor vehicle during daylight hours for a period of 6 months using vision aid arrangements other than standard eyeglasses or contact lenses and (2) have a driving record that does not include any traffic accidents that occurred during nighttime hours, for which the person has not been found to be at fault during the 6 months prior to application. Provides that the Secretary may adopt rules defining additional terms and conditions for the issuance and renewal of these permits.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Provides that a person applying for a special restricted license permit that allows a person using a vision aid other than standard eyeglasses or contact lenses must not have a driving record that includes any motor vehicle accident, regardless of the time of day, for which the applicant was found to be at fault.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/14/2014HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Dan Brady
  2/14/2014HouseFirst Reading
  2/14/2014HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/3/2014HouseAssigned to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
  3/13/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Dan Brady
  3/13/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/19/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
  3/26/2014HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/26/2014HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee; 010-000-000
  3/27/2014HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  4/3/2014HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/3/2014HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/4/2014HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 109-000-000
  4/7/2014SenateArrive in Senate
  4/7/2014SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 8, 2014
  4/10/2014SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Jason A. Barickman
  4/11/2014SenateFirst Reading
  4/11/2014SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/30/2014SenateAssigned to Judiciary
  5/7/2014SenateDo Pass Judiciary; 009-000-000
  5/7/2014SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 8, 2014
  5/12/2014SenateSecond Reading
  5/12/2014SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 13, 2014
  5/23/2014SenateThird Reading - Passed; 056-000-000
  5/23/2014HousePassed Both Houses
  6/20/2014HouseSent to the Governor
  7/16/2014HouseGovernor Approved
  7/16/2014HouseEffective Date January 1, 2015
  7/16/2014HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 98-0746

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