Bill Status of HB3381 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: FOIA-IDOT CAMERAS-LEGISLATURE
Rep. Deanne M. Mazzochi
| 3/27/2021||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Freedom of Information Act. Provides that, if funds are appropriated to the Department of Transportation in connection with recording devices on roadways for the purposes of public safety, the Department shall not withhold information regarding the timing and installation of the recording devices in response to a request from a current member of the General Assembly. Provides that the Department of Transportation shall not withhold from any current member of the General Assembly information relating to: (1) the installation of cameras on public roadways for public safety reasons; or (2) documents, communications, and materials relating to traffic studies; feasibility studies; accident or safety reports associated with red light cameras in the legislative district of such a member of the General Assembly. Provides that, if the information would otherwise be exempt from disclosure under the Act, the information shall be made available only to a member of the General Assembly no later than 5 business days after the date of the request. Effective immediately.