Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Highway Code. Allows counties to include
benches, shelters, and other facilities as part of the construction or
maintenance of county highways. Allows counties to use any funds for
these projects and bicycle related projects. Provides that for
permits required under the provisions for access roads and driveways
laid out from county highways, a county may include requirements for
pedestrian access for sidewalks, bike paths, bus shelters, benches,
and bus loading and unloading areas.
FISCAL NOTE (DCCA)
HB 1470 is permissive in nature and may have a fiscal impact
on units of local government, specifically counties, if they
choose to include the aforementioned as part of the construc-
tion or maintenance of county highways.
HOME RULE NOTE
HB 1470 does not preempt home rule authority.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE
In the opinion of DCCA, HB1470 fails to create a State mandate
under the State Mandates Act.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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