92nd General Assembly
Summary of SB1763
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VEH CD-COVER OR TARPAULIN                                                  

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code.   Requires  a  second  division      
   vehicle  with  a  gross  weight of 8,000 pounds or more that is loaded      
   with dirt, aggregate, garbage, refuse, or other similar  materials  to      
   have  its  cargo  area  enclosed  or secured with a tarpaulin or other      
   cover sufficient to prevent  spillage  of  the  material.    Effective      
        SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.                                                
        Provides that the cargo area must be enclosed or secured  with  a      
   tarpaulin  or other covering only while the vehicle is carrying a load      
   of the type described.  Provides that the entire  provision  does  not      
   apply  to  any implements of husbandry or other farm vehicles (as well      
   as  not  applying  to  those  vehicles  while  they  are  transporting      
   agricultural products to or from the original place of production).         
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: JAN-07-2003

           Location: Senate

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   1


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