IL SB2820 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on January 9 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-01-09 - Session Sine Die
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Provides that upon an Interstate highway or fully access controlled freeway, a vehicle may not be driven in the left lane except when otherwise directed by traffic markings, signs, signals, or any person authorized under the Code to direct traffic, in addition to the current exception for overtaking or passing another vehicle. Removes a provision providing that the provision prohibiting vehicles to be driven in the left lane of an Interstate highway or fully access controlled freeway does not apply when no other vehicle is directly behind the vehicle in the left lane.

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2019-01-09SenateSession Sine Die
2018-05-11SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
2018-05-09SenatePostponed - Transportation
2018-05-03SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 11, 2018
2018-04-27SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 3, 2018
2018-04-23SenateSponsor Removed Sen. Karen McConnaughay
2018-04-23SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Karen McConnaughay
2018-04-13SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
2018-02-21SenateAssigned to Transportation
2018-02-13SenateReferred to Assignments
2018-02-13SenateFirst Reading
2018-02-13SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Jim Oberweis

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