|Public Act 096-0358
||LRB096 04650 AJT 14709 b
AN ACT concerning transportation.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Illinois Highway Code is amended by adding
Section 4-105 as follows:
(605 ILCS 5/4-105 new)
Naming of interstate highways and State
highways; State Troopers.
(a) Upon written request by the Director of State Police,
an interstate highway, State highway, or segment of an
interstate highway or State highway shall be named in honor and
memory of one or more Illinois State Troopers killed in the
line of duty.
(b) The Director of State Police shall submit a written
request to the Secretary of the Illinois Department of
Transportation to erect one or more suitable signs, consistent
with federal regulations, giving notice of the name of the
State Trooper, the date of death or date of the incident
leading to the death to be shown on the signs, and the desired
location of the signs.
(c) The Secretary of the Illinois Department of
Transportation shall consult with the Director of State Police
on the design of the signs naming the interstate highway, State