PARKER-O'MALLEY-LINK AND SMITH.
VEH CD-HANDICAP PARKING VIOL
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that a chief of police
of a municipality and a sheriff of a county may appoint volunteers or
contract with public or private entities to issue citations to
individuals who violate statutory provisions or ordinances dealing
with parking privileges for disabled persons. Requires the chief of
police or sheriff to train the volunteers before allowing them to
issue citations. Provides that the citations issued by the volunteers
and public or private entities have the same force and effect as those
issued by police officers. Provides that all funds collected as a
result of the payment of the parking violations shall be paid to the
municipality or county where the notice is issued. Provides that the
chief of police or sheriff shall execute a written agreement with the
volunteer or public or private entity concerning liability.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Removes the provisions concerning the chief of police or sheriff
executing a written agreement with the volunteer or entity requiring
the volunteer or entity to assume all liability. Provides that the
volunteer or entity is not liable for an act or omission in the execu-
tion or enforcement of laws or ordinances if acting within the scope
of the appointment or contract, unless the act or omission constitutes
willful and wanton conduct. Provides that a chief of police, sheriff,
or employee of a police department or sheriff is not liable for an
injury caused by an act or omission of the volunteer or entity. Pro-
vides that no local government, chief of police, sheriff, or an em-
ployee shall be liable for any actions regarding the supervision or
direction of or the failure to supervise and direct a volunteer or
entity unless the act or omission constitutes willful and wanton con-
duct. Adds an immediate effective date.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Provides that the volunteer or entity shall assume all liability
for and hold the property owner and his agents and employees harmless
from any and all claims of action resulting from the work of the
volunteer or entity.
FISCAL NOTE (Secretary of State)
SB225 would have no fiscal impact on the Sec. of State office.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE (DCCA)
SB 225 fails to create a State mandate.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0181
Last action date: 97-07-23
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 2
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