Bill Status of HB5220  100th General Assembly

Short Description:  HWY CD-MOTOR FUEL TAXES

House Sponsors
Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
605 ILCS 5/5-701from Ch. 121, par. 5-701
605 ILCS 5/5-701.4from Ch. 121, par. 5-701.4
605 ILCS 5/5-701.6from Ch. 121, par. 5-701.6
605 ILCS 5/5-701.7from Ch. 121, par. 5-701.7
605 ILCS 5/5-701.8from Ch. 121, par. 5-701.8
605 ILCS 5/5-701.13from Ch. 121, par. 5-701.13
605 ILCS 5/5-701.18 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Highway Code. Provides that any county board in a county with a population of 1,000,000 or more inhabitants may also use any motor fuel tax money allotted to it for: (i) retiring bonds and paying obligations incurred for the purpose of constructing bicycle and pedestrian facilities, public transportation facilities, or freight rail facilities; (ii) paying the local or county's proportionate share of any federally eligible transportation project; or (iii) acquiring, constructing, maintaining, improving, or operating public or freight rail transportation facilities. Provides that motor fuel tax money may be used to conduct studies relating to: the operation of highways; bicycle and pedestrian facilities; public transportation facilities; and freight rail facilities. Provides that a county board may turn over a portion of the motor fuel tax funds allotted to it to the Regional Transportation Authority, the Suburban Bus Division of the Regional Transportation Authority, or the Commuter Rail Division of the Regional Transportation Authority.

DateChamber Action
  2/15/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Marcus C. Evans, Jr.
  2/16/2018HouseFirst Reading
  2/16/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/26/2018HouseAssigned to Transportation: Regulation, Roads & Bridges Committee
  3/6/2018HouseTo Motor Fuel Analysis Subcommittee
  4/13/2018HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die