Bill Sponsor
Illinois Senate Bill 896
Session 103rd
Became Law
Became Law
Became Law on Jul 28, 2023
Doris Turner
Matt Hanson
First Action
Feb 2, 2023
Latest Action
Jul 28, 2023
Origin Chamber
Bill Number
Sponsorship by Party
Senate Votes (2)
House Votes (1)
Motion Text
Concurrence, Amendment 2
Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title. Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Deletes reference to: 625 ILCS 5/1-100 Adds reference to: 625 ILCS 5/12-218 625 ILCS 5/12-218.5 new Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that auxiliary lighting on a motorcycle may not emit blue (rather than red or blue) lights. Provides that a motorcycle may be equipped with 2 forward facing electric turn signals mounted on or near the handlebar grip assembly, or on the front fork assembly, or front fender shroud. Requires that lamps shall be mounted on the same level and as widely spaced laterally as practicable, and when signaling, shall emit a white or amber light. Provides that a motorcycle may be equipped with 2 forward facing electric driving lights which display a steady-on white or amber light. Provides that the lights may be in addition to but not in lieu of the required lamps on motorcycles required under the Code. Provides that the driving lights may by the same lamp housing shall only be actuated to a flashing signal to comply with the requirements of other provisions under the Code. House Floor Amendment No. 2 Provides that auxiliary accent lights that are authorized by the Code may emit red light only while the stop lamp on a motorcycle is illuminated and the motorcycle is in the course of braking. Corrects cross-references.
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