BUGIELSKI-CAPPARELLI, CURRIE, MCAULIFFE, LOPEZ, FLOWERS,
SANTIAGO AND PANKAU.
VEH CD-CAR PHONE-HANDS FREE
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code to provide that while operating
a vehicle, a driver may use only a telephone equipped with an
apparatus that allows the driver to talk and listen without holding
the telephone or its handset or receiver.
FISCAL NOTE (Dept. of Corrections)
There will be no fiscal impact on this Department.
No change from DOC fiscal note.
FISCAL NOTE (Ill. State Police))
There would be no fiscal impact on the Illinois State Police.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds an exemption to the requirement that a driver use a hands
free apparatus in order to use a telephone for persons who are hard of
hearing, provided that a physician has certified that the person is
hard of hearing and the certification is carried in the vehicle at all
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
In the opinion of DCCA, HB562 fails to create a State mandate.
HOME RULE NOTE
HB562 does not preempt home rule authority.
STATE DEBT IMPACT NOTE
HB 562 would not impact State Debt.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1
No change from previous mandates note.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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