Sen. John J. Millner
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AMENDMENT TO SENATE BILL 957
AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 957, AS AMENDED,
with reference to page and line numbers of Senate Amendment No.
2, as follows:
on page 1, line 9 by replacing "Section 6-105.1", with
"Sections 6-105.1 and 6-601"; and
on page 3, line 10 by replacing "
" with "
on page 3, by inserting after line 23 the following:
(d-5) A temporary visitor's driver's license is invalid if
the holder is unable to provide proof of liability insurance as
required by Section 7-601 of this Code upon the request of a
law enforcement officer, in which case the holder commits a
violation of Section 6-101 of this Code.
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on page 4, by inserting after line 10 the following:
"(625 ILCS 5/6-601)
(from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 6-601)
(a) It is a petty offense for any person to violate any of
provisions of this Chapter unless such violation is by this
Code or other
law of this State declared to be a misdemeanor or
(b) General penalties. Unless another penalty is in this
or other laws of this State, every person convicted of a
offense for the violation of any provision of this
Chapter shall be
punished by a fine of not more than $500.
(c) Unlicensed driving. Except as hereinafter provided a
of Section 6-101 shall be:
1. A Class A misdemeanor if the person failed to obtain
license or permit after expiration of a period
2. A Class B misdemeanor if the person has been issued
a driver's license
or permit, which has expired, and if the
period of expiration is greater than
one year; or if the
person has never been issued a driver's license or permit,
or is not qualified to obtain a driver's license or permit
because of his age.
3. A petty offense if the person has been issued a
temporary visitor's driver's license or permit and is
unable to provide proof of liability insurance as provided
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in subsection (d-5) of Section 6-105.1.
If a licensee under this Code is convicted of violating
Section 6-303 for
operating a motor vehicle during a time when
such licensee's driver's license
was suspended under the
provisions of Section 6-306.3, then such act shall be
offense (provided the licensee has answered the charge which
basis of the suspension under Section 6-306.3), and
there shall be imposed no
additional like period of suspension
as provided in paragraph (b) of Section
(Source: P.A. 96-607, eff. 8-24-09.)".