Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code and the State Finance Act. Creates the Illinois American Cancer Society Fund as a special fund in the State treasury. Provides for the issuance of American Cancer Society license plates. Provides that in addition to the appropriate registration fees, an applicant for the special plate shall be charged a fee of $40 at original issuance and $27 at renewal. Provides that $25 of the additional original issuance fee and of the renewal fee shall be deposited into the Illinois American Cancer Society Fund. Provides that $15 of the original issuance fee and $2 of the renewal fee shall be deposited into the Secretary of State Special License Plate Fund. Provides that, subject to appropriation by the General Assembly and approval by the Secretary of State, the moneys in the American Cancer Society Fund shall be paid as grants to the American Cancer Society for use in its programs and services. Effective immediately.
Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Provides that all moneys in the Illinois American Cancer Society Fund shall be paid as grants to the American Cancer Society for use in its cancer patient services (rather than for use in its programs and services).