Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Insurance Code in relation to uninsured and
hit and run motor vehicle coverage. Provides that a decision made by
arbitrators shall be binding in cases subject to the mandatory
arbitration requirements under the Code of Civil Procedure.
Establishes rules for the conduct of arbitration proceedings relating
to admissibility of documents, opinions of opinion witnesses, right to
subpoena makers of documents, and adverse examination of parties or
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
States that this amendatory Act does not affect the law governing
court-annexed mandatory arbitration.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1 (Dpt. of Insurance)
There will be no fiscal impact on the Department.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 2 (Admin. Office of Ill. Courts)
The fiscal impact of the provisions of the bill cannot be
JUDICIAL NOTE, H-AM 2
It has been determined that the bill would neither decrease
nor increase the need for the number of judges in the State.
HOME RULE NOTE, H-AM 2
HB289, amended by H-am 2, does not preempt home rule authority.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Provides that arbitrations shall be in accordance with the rules
of the American Arbitration Association or as provided in the statute.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 2 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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