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 Bill Status of HB4881  93rd General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Jay C. Hoffman - Robert S. Molaro - David E. Miller, Robert F. Flider, Brandon W. Phelps, Roger L. Eddy, Eddie Washington, James D. Brosnahan, John A. Fritchey, Thomas Holbrook, Michael K. Smith, Joseph M. Lyons, Mike Boland, Larry McKeon and John E. Bradley

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2005HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
20 ILCS 2705/2705-20 new
30 ILCS 105/5.625 new
35 ILCS 505/8from Ch. 120, par. 424
220 ILCS 5/1-102from Ch. 111 2/3, par. 1-102
220 ILCS 5/7-102from Ch. 111 2/3, par. 7-102
625 ILCS 5/18c-1104from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 18c-1104
625 ILCS 5/Chapter 18C, Sub-chapter 1, Article II
625 ILCS 5/18c-1201from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 18c-1201
625 ILCS 5/18c-1201.1 new
625 ILCS 5/18c-1202from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 18c-1202
625 ILCS 5/18c-1204from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 18c-1204
625 ILCS 5/18c-1502from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 18c-1502
625 ILCS 5/18c-1502.05
625 ILCS 5/18c-1502.10
625 ILCS 5/18c-1505from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 18c-1505
625 ILCS 5/18c-1601from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 18c-1601
625 ILCS 5/18c-3304from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 18c-3304
625 ILCS 5/18c-7101from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 18c-7101
625 ILCS 5/18c-7201from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 18c-7201
625 ILCS 5/18c-7401from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 18c-7401
625 ILCS 5/18c-7402from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 18c-7402
625 ILCS 5/18c-7402.1
625 ILCS 5/18c-7403from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 18c-7403
625 ILCS 5/18c-7404from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 18c-7404

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Department of Transportation Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois, the Motor Fuel Tax Law, the Public Utilities Act, and the Illinois Vehicle Code. Transfers from the Illinois Commerce Commission to the Department of Transportation all the Commission's functions, powers, and duties related to railroads. Provides for procedures and the exercise of authority necessary to effectuate the transfer. Provides that the Commission and the Secretary of Transportation shall adopt rules for implementing the transfer. Provides that the Secretary of Transportation shall adopt rules governing the maintenance of safe walkways for railroad workers. Deletes language requiring any freight train operating outside a railroad yard to be equipped with a radio communication system. Provides that, in accordance with federal railroad safety laws, the Department has authority to adopt rules and issue orders covering every area of railroad safety. Makes other changes. Effective July 1, 2004.

 Housing Affordability Impact Note (Housing Development Authority)
 This legislation will have no effect on constructing, purchasing, owning, or selling a single-family residence.

 Pension Note (Economic and Fiscal Commission)
 This legislation would not impact any public pension fund or retirement system in Illinois.

 State Debt Impact Note (Economic and Fiscal Commission)
 Would not affect the level of State indebtedness.

 Fiscal Note (Illinois Commerce Commission)
 The cost to the State for House Bill 4881 is expected to be approximately $10,000. These expenses would be related to the movement of staff's offices, phones, and computers to the Illinois Department of Transportation. Additionally, the Illinois Commerce Commission's budget would decrease by approximately $2.7 million with a comparable increase to IDOT's budget.

 Home Rule Note (Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity)
 In the opinion of the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, this legislation does not pre-empt home rule authority.

DateChamber Action
  2/4/2004HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jay C. Hoffman
  2/4/2004HouseFirst Reading
  2/4/2004HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/9/2004HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert S. Molaro
  2/10/2004HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. William B. Black
  2/19/2004HouseAssigned to Transportation and Motor Vehicles Committee
  2/20/2004HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. David E. Miller
  2/20/2004HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Donald L. Moffitt
  2/25/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert F. Flider
  3/3/2004HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Transportation and Motor Vehicles Committee; 017-000-000
  3/3/2004HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/3/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Brandon W. Phelps
  3/10/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Roger L. Eddy
  3/10/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Washington
  3/10/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. James D. Brosnahan
  3/10/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John A. Fritchey
  3/10/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John J. Millner
  3/10/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thomas Holbrook
  3/10/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael K. Smith
  3/15/2004HouseHousing Affordability Impact Note Filed
  3/16/2004HousePension Note Filed
  3/16/2004HouseState Debt Impact Note Filed
  3/18/2004HouseFiscal Note Filed
  3/23/2004HouseHome Rule Note Filed
  3/25/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Joseph M. Lyons
  3/25/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jim Watson
  3/29/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Boland
  3/29/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Larry McKeon
  3/29/2004HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John E. Bradley
  3/29/2004HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Jay C. Hoffman
  3/29/2004HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/31/2004HouseSponsor Removed Rep. Donald L. Moffitt
  3/31/2004HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/31/2004HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  4/1/2004HouseSponsor Removed Rep. William B. Black
  4/1/2004HouseSponsor Removed Rep. John J. Millner
  4/1/2004HouseSponsor Removed Rep. Jim Watson
  4/2/2004HouseCommittee/3rd Reading Deadline Extended-Rule 9(b); April 30, 2004
  4/30/2004HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/11/2005HouseSession Sine Die

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