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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 11-1002 as follows:
(625 ILCS 5/11-1002)
(from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-1002)
Pedestrians' right-of-way at crosswalks.
traffic control signals are not in place or not in
operation the driver of
a vehicle shall stop and yield the
right-of-way to a pedestrian crossing the roadway within a
crosswalk when the pedestrian
is upon the half of the roadway
upon which the vehicle is traveling, or when
the pedestrian is
approaching so closely from the opposite half of the roadway
to be in danger.
(b) No pedestrian shall suddenly leave a curb or other
place of safety
and walk or run into the path of a moving
vehicle which is so close as to
constitute an immediate hazard.
(c) Paragraph (a) shall not apply under the condition
stated in Section
(d) Whenever any vehicle is stopped at a marked crosswalk
or at any unmarked crosswalk at an intersection to permit a
cross the roadway, the driver of any other
vehicle approaching from the rear
shall not overtake and pass