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 Bill Status of HB0408  95th General Assembly

Short Description:  VEH CD-NEW DRIVER SIGN

House Sponsors
Rep. David R. Leitch - Roger L. Eddy - Sandra M. Pihos - Mary E. Flowers and Dan Brady

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Dale E. Risinger - Pamela J. Althoff)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
625 ILCS 5/6-107from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 6-107
625 ILCS 5/6-107.1

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that a minor holding an instruction permit or a graduated driver's license must display on any vehicle he or she is driving a sign or signs, approved by the Secretary of State, indicating that the vehicle is being driven by a new driver. Provides that the Secretary of State shall adopt rules for implementing the new provisions. Provides that the rules shall address the issue of whether a fee shall be charged for obtaining the sign or signs and the amount of the fee, if any.

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Adds reference to:
30 ILCS 105/5.675 new
30 ILCS 105/6z-69 new
625 ILCS 5/6-118from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 6-118

Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code and the State Finance Act. Increases from $20 to $22 the fee for issuing an original instruction permit to a person under the age of 18 years who does not hold or has not previously held an instruction permit or driver's license. Provides that $2 of the $22 fee shall be paid into the Safe Student Driver Initiative Fund. Creates the Safe Student Driver Initiative Fund as a special fund in the State treasury. Provides that the Secretary of State shall use all moneys in the Fund to over all costs associated with the manufacture, distribution, and administration of Student Driver signs and any other costs associated with the Graduated Licensing Program. Effective July 1, 2008.

DateChamber Action
  1/24/2007HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. David R. Leitch
  1/25/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Roger L. Eddy
  1/26/2007HouseFirst Reading
  1/26/2007HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/6/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandra M. Pihos
  2/7/2007HouseAssigned to Drivers Education & Safety Committee
  2/22/2007HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Drivers Education & Safety Committee
  2/22/2007HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Drivers Education & Safety Committee; by Voice Vote
  2/22/2007HouseDo Pass as Amended / Short Debate Drivers Education & Safety Committee; 011-000-000
  2/22/2007HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  2/22/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Bill Mitchell
  2/22/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
  2/22/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dan Brady
  2/23/2007HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  2/23/2007HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  2/28/2007HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 074-039-001
  3/1/2007SenateArrive in Senate
  3/1/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading March 2, 2007
  3/1/2007SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Dale E. Risinger
  3/2/2007SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Pamela J. Althoff
  3/8/2007SenateFirst Reading
  3/8/2007SenateReferred to Rules
  3/19/2007HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Bill Mitchell
  3/30/2007SenateAssigned to Transportation
  4/25/2007SenateTo Subcommittee
  5/11/2007SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Rules
  5/15/2008SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 22, 2008; Substantive House Bills Out of Committee
  1/13/2009HouseSession Sine Die

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