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 Bill Status of HB2447  100th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Robert W. Pritchard

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. William E. Brady)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
625 ILCS 5/11-503from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-503

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that a person commits reckless driving when he or she knowingly drives a vehicle and is involved in an accident when the person has been diagnosed with a medical condition that is likely to cause loss of consciousness or any loss of ability to safely operate a vehicle and the person has failed to comply with a health care professional recommendation or prescribed treatment, or failed to take medication for the condition, and the failure to comply or take medication is the proximate cause of the accident. Effective January 1, 2018.

DateChamber Action
  2/7/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Robert W. Pritchard
  2/8/2017HouseFirst Reading
  2/8/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/22/2017HouseAssigned to Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee
  3/8/2017HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Transportation: Vehicles & Safety Committee; 009-000-000
  3/8/2017HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/9/2017HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/9/2017HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/15/2017HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 109-000-000
  3/16/2017SenateArrive in Senate
  3/16/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  3/16/2017SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Karen McConnaughay
  3/16/2017SenateFirst Reading
  3/16/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  4/25/2017SenateAssigned to Criminal Law
  5/3/2017SenatePostponed - Criminal Law
  5/9/2017SenatePostponed - Criminal Law
  5/12/2017SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  9/4/2018SenateAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. William E. Brady
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

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