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Public Act 096-0987





Public Act 096-0987
SB2804 Enrolled LRB096 16253 AJT 31509 b

    AN ACT concerning transportation.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The Illinois Vehicle Code is amended by changing
Section 1-172 as follows:
    (625 ILCS 5/1-172)  (from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 1-172)
    Sec. 1-172. Residence district. The territory contiguous
to and including a highway not comprising a business district
when the property on such highway for a distance of 300 feet or
more is in the main improved with residences or residences and
buildings in use for business.
    For purposes of establishing maximum speed limits, a
residence district shall be at least a quarter of a mile long
with residences or residences and buildings in use for
businesses spaced no more than 500 300 feet apart.
(Source: P.A. 81-875.)
    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
becoming law.

Effective Date: 7/2/2010