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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 1-118 as follows:
6    (625 ILCS 5/1-118)  (from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 1-118)
7    Sec. 1-118. Essential Parts. All integral and body parts of
8a vehicle of a type required to be registered hereunder, the
9removal, alteration or substitution of which would tend to
10conceal the identity of the vehicle or substantially alter its
11appearance, model, type or mode of operation. "Essential parts"
12includes the following: vehicle hulks, shells, chassis,
13frames, front end assemblies (which may consist of headlight,
14grill, fenders and hood), front clip (front end assembly with
15cowl attached), rear clip (which may consist of quarter panels,
16fenders, floor and top), doors, hatchbacks, fenders, cabs, cab
17clips, cowls, hoods, trunk lids, deck lids, T-tops, sunroofs,
18moon roofs, astro roofs, transmissions of vehicles of the
19second division, seats, aluminum wheels, engines and similar
20parts. Essential parts shall also include stereo radios,
21cassette radios, compact disc radios, cassette/compact disc
22radios and compact disc players and compact disc changers which
23are either installed in dash or trunk-mounted.



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1    "Essential parts" includes catalytic converters, but a
2catalytic converter is not required to bear an identification
4    An essential part which does not have affixed to it an
5identification number as defined in Section 1-129 adopts the
6identification number of the vehicle to which such part is
7affixed, installed or mounted.
8(Source: P.A. 86-1179; 86-1209; 87-435.)