VEH CD-RAILROAD RIGHTS OF WAY
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code to make a technical change to a
provision concerning the Transportation Division of the Commerce
Commission. Effective July 1, 1997.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
Fails to create a State mandate.
HOME RULE IMPACT NOTE
HB 218 does not preempt home rule authority.
FISCAL NOTE (DOT)
This bill will have no fiscal impact.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
625 ILCS 5/18c-1204
Adds reference to:
625 ILCS 5/11-205
625 ILCS 5/18c-7403
625 ILCS 5/18c-7203 rep.
625 ILCS 5/18c-7301 rep.
625 ILCS 5/18c-7302 rep.
Deletes everything. Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Removes
the provision that allows a driver of an emergency vehicle to proceed
past a rail crossing, when responding to an emergency call, but only
after slowing down. Adds trespass on railroad rights of way and yards
as an exception to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Commerce
Commission to initiate actions to enforce provisions of the Illinois
Commercial Transportation Law. Repeals provisions concerning railroad
agencies, adoption and submission of standards and procedures on
application for a certificate, and standards and procedures applicable
when certification is not required. Effective immediately.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0257
Last action date: 97-07-30
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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