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 Bill Status of HB0592  95th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Roger L. Eddy - Paul D. Froehlich - Sidney H. Mathias, Chapin Rose, JoAnn D. Osmond and Careen M Gordon

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Dale A. Righter)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
625 ILCS 5/11-501.1from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-501.1

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that any person who drives a vehicle on the highways of this State is deemed to have given consent to having his or her saliva (as well as his or her breath, blood, or urine) tested for the presence of drugs, intoxicating compounds, or alcohol. Provides for statutory summary suspension of the person's driving privileges if he or she refuses the testing or if his or her saliva reveals an alcohol concentration of 0.08 or more or the presence of drugs or intoxicating compounds in any amount.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
625 ILCS 5/11-501.1
Adds reference to:
625 ILCS 5/11-501.2from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-501.2
625 ILCS 5/11-501.6from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-501.6

Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that, if a law enforcement officer believes that a motor vehicle that was driven by or under the control of a person under the influence of alcohol, drugs, or intoxicating compounds has caused the death of or personal injury to another person, the person shall, at the officer's request, submit to testing of his or her saliva. Provides that a driver involved in an accident involving death or personal injury shall be deemed to have given consent to the testing. Provides that the Department of State Police shall prescribe rules providing for the testing of saliva.

DateChamber Action
  2/2/2007HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Roger L. Eddy
  2/5/2007HouseFirst Reading
  2/5/2007HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/6/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Paul D. Froehlich
  2/7/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sidney H. Mathias
  2/7/2007HouseAssigned to Judiciary I - Civil Law Committee
  2/23/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Chapin Rose
  2/23/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. JoAnn D. Osmond
  2/23/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Careen M Gordon
  3/21/2007HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Judiciary I - Civil Law Committee
  3/21/2007HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Judiciary I - Civil Law Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/21/2007HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Judiciary I - Civil Law Committee; 014-000-000
  3/21/2007HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/27/2007HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/27/2007HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/17/2007HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 110-000-000
  4/20/2007SenateArrive in Senate
  4/20/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading April 24, 2007
  4/24/2007SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Dale A. Righter
  4/25/2007SenateFirst Reading
  4/25/2007SenateReferred to Rules
  5/15/2008SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 22, 2008; Substantive House Bills Out of Committee
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

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