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Public Act 095-0787




Public Act 095-0787
HB4811 Enrolled LRB095 17725 LCT 43801 b

    AN ACT concerning transportation.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The Department of State Police Law of the Civil
Administrative Code of Illinois is amended by adding Section
2605-410 as follows:
    (20 ILCS 2605/2605-410 new)
    Sec. 2605-410. Over Dimensional Load Police Escort Fund. To
charge, collect, and receive fees or moneys as described in
Section 15-312 of the Illinois Vehicle Code. All fees received
by the Illinois State Police under Section 15-312 of the
Illinois Vehicle Code shall be deposited into the Over
Dimensional Load Police Escort Fund, a special fund that is
created in the State treasury. Subject to appropriation, the
money in the Over Dimensional Load Police Escort Fund shall be
used by the Department for its expenses in providing police
escorts and commercial vehicle enforcement activities.
    Section 10. The State Finance Act is amended by changing
Section 5.708 as follows:
    (30 ILCS 105/5.708 new)
    Sec. 5.708. The Over Dimensional Load Police Escort Fund.
    Section 15. The Illinois Vehicle Code is amended by
changing Section 15-312 as follows:
    (625 ILCS 5/15-312)  (from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 15-312)
    Sec. 15-312. Fees for Police Escort. When State Police
escorts are required by the Department of Transportation for
the safety of the motoring public, the following fees shall be
paid by the applicant:
        (1) to the Department of Transportation: $40 per hour
    per vehicle based upon the pre-estimated time of the
    movement to be agreed upon between the Department and the
    applicant, with a minimum . Minimum fee of $80 per vehicle;
        (2) to the Illinois State Police: $60 per hour per
    State Police vehicle based upon the actual time of the
    movement, with a minimum fee of $300 per State Police
    vehicle. The Illinois State Police shall remit the moneys
    to the State Treasurer, who shall deposit the moneys into
    the Over Dimensional Load Police Escort Fund.
    The actual time of the movement shall be the time the
police escort is required to pick up the movement to the time
the movement is completed. Any delays or breakdowns shall be
considered part of the movement time. Any fraction of an hour
shall be rounded up to the next whole hour.
(Source: P.A. 84-566.)
    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect January
1, 2009.

Effective Date: 1/1/2009