BRADLEY AND MCAULIFFE.
VEH CD-WEIGHT FINES-MAXIMUM
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that when a vehicle
exceeds weight limits by more than 5,000 pounds, a fine of $475
(rather than $750) is assessed for the first 5,000 pounds overweight,
and the total fine for the vehicle may not exceed $3,500.
FISCAL NOTE (Department of Transportation)
In FY 2000, the total of overweight violations fines that was
deposited into the Road Fund was $11.9 million. The Department
estimates that the State and local governments will lose
approximately $1.2 million in overweight fines.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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