VEH CD-WINDSHIELD TINT
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends provisions of the Illinois Vehicle Code allowing a motor
vehicle to have a window application, reflective or nonreflective
material, or tinted film that was applied to the motor vehicle before
1998 and is owned and operated by, or used in transporting, a person
who has a condition requiring shielding from the direct rays of the
sun if a physician certifies the existence of the condition. Deletes
language providing that the above provisions are not valid on or after
January 1, 2008. Deletes language requiring that the window
application, reflective or nonreflective material, or tinted film must
have been applied before 1998.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes everything. Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides
that the Secretary of State shall (rather than may) forward to
appropriate law enforcement agencies notice of certification that the
person is authorized to have his or her windows treated. Provides
that the prohibition against window treatment does not apply to a
vehicle operated by or transporting a person with lupus erythematosus.
States requirements for certification by a physician that the
condition exists. Provides that the Secretary of State shall forward
notice of certification to appropriate law enforcement agencies.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that the person shall submit a copy of the physician's
certification to the Secretary of State, and shall receive a receipt
for the submission, which shall be carried in the affected vehicle at
all times. Provides that the Secretary shall make the information
regarding the physician's certification available by electronic means
to any police officer enforcing the prohibition against driving a
vehicle with a window application.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 1
END OF INQUIRY
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