KARPIEL-GEO-KARIS-TROTTER AND RADOGNO.
VEH CD-COVER OR TARPAULIN
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Requires a second division
vehicle with a gross weight of 8,000 pounds or more that is loaded
with dirt, aggregate, garbage, refuse, or other similar materials to
have its cargo area enclosed or secured with a tarpaulin or other
cover sufficient to prevent spillage of the material. Effective
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that the cargo area must be enclosed or secured with a
tarpaulin or other covering only while the vehicle is carrying a load
of the type described. Provides that the entire provision does not
apply to any implements of husbandry or other farm vehicles (as well
as not applying to those vehicles while they are transporting
agricultural products to or from the original place of production).
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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