|Public Act 100-0076|
|HB2643 Enrolled||LRB100 07313 AXK 17374 b|
AN ACT concerning transportation.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Pedestrians with Disabilities Safety Act is
amended by changing Sections 5 and 20 as follows:
(625 ILCS 60/5)
For purposes of this Act:
"Mobility device" means a support cane, walker, crutches,
wheelchair, scooter, or other device, which may be necessary
for use by a pedestrian with a disability when traveling.
"Pedestrian with a disability" means a person with a
disability, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act,
who may require the use of a mobility device, service animal,
or white cane to travel on the streets, sidewalks, highways,
, and walking, running, or bicycle paths
"Service animal" means a service animal as defined by the
Code of Federal Regulations (28 CFR 36.104).
"White cane" means a cane that is predominantly white or
metallic in color, with or without a red tip, that is held in
an extended or raised position.
(Source: P.A. 96-1167, eff. 7-22-10.)