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Full Text of HB3136  99th General Assembly


Sen. Gary Forby

Filed: 5/29/2016





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 3136 by replacing
3everything after the enacting clause with the following:
4    "Section 5. The Illinois Vehicle Code is amended by
5changing Section 12-802 as follows:
6    (625 ILCS 5/12-802)  (from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 12-802)
7    Sec. 12-802. Identification.
8    (a) Each school bus shall have the the sign "SCHOOL BUS"
9painted on both the front and rear of the bus as high as
10practicable in letters at least 8 inches high.
11    (b) Each school bus and multifunction school-activity bus
12(MFSAB) shall have the vehicle weight and the vehicle maximum
13passenger capacity recommended by the manufacturer of the bus,
14which shall be based upon provision for 13 inches of seating
15space for each passenger exclusive of the driver, painted on
16the body to the left of the service door in letters at least 2



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1inches high. The name of the owner or the entity or both for
2which the school bus or MFSAB is operated shall be painted in a
3contrasting color on both sides, centered as high as
4practicable below the window line, in letters at least 4 inches
5high. An identification number shall be painted as high as
6practicable on both the front and rear of the school bus or
7MFSAB in letters at least 4 inches high.
8    (c) Decals may be used instead of painting under this
10(Source: P.A. 96-410, eff. 7-1-10.)".