|Public Act 096-0694
||LRB096 09520 AJT 19677 b
AN ACT concerning transportation.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Illinois Vehicle Code is amended by adding
Section 16-106.3 as follows:
(625 ILCS 5/16-106.3 new)
Erroneous appearance date.
In any case
alleging a violation of this Code or similar local ordinance
which would be chargeable as a misdemeanor, a case shall not be
dismissed due to an error by the arresting officer or the clerk
of the court, or both, in setting a person's first appearance
date, subject to the right of speedy trial provided under
Section 103-5 of the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963.