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1    AN ACT concerning education.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The School Code is amended by adding Section
527-23.11 as follows:
6    (105 ILCS 5/27-23.11 new)
7    Sec. 27-23.11. Traffic injury prevention; policy. The
8school board of a school district that maintains any of grades
9kindergarten through 8 shall adopt a policy on educating
10students on the effective methods of preventing and avoiding
11traffic injuries related to walking and bicycling, which
12education must be made available to students in grades
13kindergarten through 8.
14    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect July 1,