Introduced House Bill (H)

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DIGEST

Study of weigh stations. Requires the department of transportation (department) to study whether the state is incurring a loss of or the forfeiture of funding on an annual basis for the failure to open and staff weigh stations on all state and interstate highways on a 24 hour continual basis on all days of the year. Authorizes the department to pay the expenses of the study from any funds appropriated from the state highway fund for the Illiana Expressway for the state fiscal year beginning July 1, 2016. Requires the department to report to the legislative council not later than Study of weigh stations. Requires the department of transportation (department) to study whether the state is incurring a loss of or the forfeiture of funding on an annual basis for the failure to open and staff weigh stations on all state and interstate highways on a 24 hour continual basis on all days of the year. Authorizes the department to pay the expenses of the study from any funds appropriated from the state highway fund for the Illiana Expressway for the state fiscal year beginning July 1, 2016. Requires the department to report to the legislative council not later than January 10, 2017. ... View more