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Full Text of HB4315  99th General Assembly




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1    AN ACT concerning transportation.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The Illinois Vehicle Code is amended by changing
5Section 3-661 as follows:
6    (625 ILCS 5/3-661)
7    Sec. 3-661. Illinois Route 66 license plates.
8    (a) The Secretary, upon receipt of all applicable fees and
9applications made in the form prescribed by the Secretary, may
10issue special registration plates designated as Illinois Route
1166 license plates. The special plates issued under this Section
12shall be affixed only to passenger vehicles of the first
13division, motorcycles having an engine over 150cc, or motor
14vehicles of the second division weighing not more than 8,000
15pounds. Plates issued under this Section shall expire according
16to the multi-year procedure established by Section 3-414.1 of
17this Code.
18    (b) The design and color of the special plates shall be
19wholly within the discretion of the Secretary. The Secretary
20may, in his or her discretion, allow the plates to be issued as
21vanity or personalized plates in accordance with Section
223-405.1 of this Code. The plates are not required to designate
23"Land of Lincoln", as prescribed in subsection (b) of Section



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13-412 of this Code. The Secretary, in his or her discretion,
2shall approve and prescribe stickers or decals as provided
3under Section 3-412.
4    (c) An applicant for the special plate shall be charged a
5$40 fee for original issuance in addition to the appropriate
6registration fee. Of this fee, $25 shall be deposited into the
7Illinois Route 66 Heritage Project Fund and $15 shall be
8deposited into the Secretary of State Special License Plate
9Fund, to be used by the Secretary to help defray the
10administrative processing costs.
11    For each registration renewal period, a $27 fee, in
12addition to the appropriate registration fee, shall be charged.
13Of this fee, $25 shall be deposited into the Illinois Route 66
14Heritage Project Fund and $2 shall be deposited into the
15Secretary of State Special License Plate Fund.
16    (d) The Illinois Route 66 Heritage Project Fund is created
17as a special fund in the State treasury. Subject to
18appropriation by the General Assembly and distribution by the
19Secretary, Illinois Route 66 Heritage Project, Inc. shall use
20all moneys in the Illinois Route 66 Heritage Project Fund for
21the development of tourism, through education and
22interpretation, preservation, and promotion of the former U.S.
23Route 66 in Illinois.
24(Source: P.A. 97-409, eff. 1-1-12.)