Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Illinois Aeronautics Act. Removes provisions requiring airmen to register a federal license, certificate, or permit with the Division of Aeronautics of the Department of Transportation and obtain a State certificate of registration to operate an aircraft within this State. Provides that the Department of Transportation may suspend or revoke (rather than only revoke) the flying privileges of an airman who (i) is not qualified; (ii) has willfully violated the State or federal laws or regulations pertaining to aeronautics; (iii) is addicted to the use of narcotics or other habit forming drug, or to the excessive use of alcohol; (iv) has made any false statement in an application for registration of a federal aircraft license, certificate, or permit; or (v) has been guilty of other conduct, acts, or practices dangerous to the public safety or the safety of those engaged in aeronautics. Makes conforming changes.
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Illinois Aeronautics Act. Deletes all changes made by the introduced bill, except provides registration of an airman with the Division of Aeronautics of the Department of Transportation shall be one-time with a fee of $20 payable at registration.