91st General Assembly
Summary of SB1882
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Short description: 
RAILROAD WALKWAYS                                                          

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Motor Fuel Tax Law.   Provides  that  in  addition  to      
   other  uses,  money  in  the  Motor  Fuel Tax Fund may be used for the      
   construction or maintenance of a pedestrian walkway over  or  under  a      
   railroad  right-of-way.  Amends  the  Illinois Vehicle Code.  Provides      
   that no public  pedestrian  walkway  may  be  constructed  across  any      
   railroad  track  without the prior permission of the Illinois Commerce      
   Commission.  Provides that the  Commission  has  the  power  to  order      
   reconstruction,  minor alteration, minor relocation, or improvement of      
   any railroad crossing  across  any  pedestrian  bridge  or  pedestrian      
   subway  (as  well  as any railroad crossing over any highway or public      
   road). Effective immediately.                                               
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 01-01-09

           Location: Senate

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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