|Public Act 094-0304
||LRB094 04788 DRH 34817 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 changing
Section 12-610.5 and adding Section 18c-7406 as follows:
(625 ILCS 5/12-610.5)
(a) In this Section, "registration plate cover" means any
tinted, colored, painted, marked, clear, or illuminated object
that is designed to:
(1) cover any of the characters of a motor vehicle's
registration plate; or
(2) distort a recorded image of any of the characters
of a motor vehicle's registration plate recorded by an
automated red light enforcement system as defined in
Section 1-105.5 of this Code or recorded by an automated
traffic control system as defined in Section 15 of the
Automated Traffic Control Systems in Highway Construction
or Maintenance Zones Act.
It shall be unlawful to operate any motor vehicle
that is equipped with
tinted plastic or tinted glass
registration plate covers.
(c) A person may not sell or offer for sale a registration
(d) A person may not advertise for the purpose of promoting
the sale of registration plate covers.
A violation of this Section or a similar provision
of a local ordinance
shall be an offense against laws and
ordinances regulating the movement of
(Source: P.A. 89-245, eff. 1-1-96.)