Bill Status of SB2842 93rd General Assembly
Short Description: TOLL HWY-ELECTRONIC COLLECTION
Sen. Jeffrey M. Schoenberg - Terry Link - M. Maggie Crotty - Debbie DeFrancesco Halvorson and Susan Garrett
| 1/11/2005||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Toll Highway Act. Provides that the Toll Highway Authority has the power to enter into a contract with a unit of local government or other public or private entity under which the Authority agrees to collect by electronic means tolls, fees, or revenues on behalf of that entity. Requires the Governor to appoint, with the advice and consent of the Senate, an Inspector General for the Authority, setting forth his or her powers and duties. Places certain restrictions on directors of the Illinois State Toll Highway Authority and their employees and agents concerning receiving financial benefit from their positions or employment with the Authority. Makes changes concerning enforcement of tolls. Provides that the Office of the Inspector General shall be represented in all legal matters by the Attorney General. Requires General Assembly review of expenditures of excess Authority moneys. Requires the Authority to submit a comprehensive strategic financial plan to the General Assembly. Makes other changes. Effective immediately.