Maybe if those kids had helmets...
Maybe not. Read the summary:
Bill Status of HB3914 96th General Assembly
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Short Description: ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLE SAFETY
Rep. Mary E. Flowers
Date Chamber Action
3/13/2009 House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
105 ILCS 5/27-23.8 new
105 ILCS 5/27-24.2 from Ch. 122, par. 27-24.2
625 ILCS 5/6-109 from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 6-109
625 ILCS 5/6-206 from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 6-206
625 ILCS 5/11-501 from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-501
625 ILCS 5/11-1426 from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 11-1426
625 ILCS 5/11-1427
625 ILCS 5/11-1427.5 new
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the School Code to provide that school districts must provide instruction in relation to the laws regarding the operation of all-terrain vehicles and off-highway motorcycles in grades kindergarten through 12 and may include the instruction in social studies, American government, driver education, or other appropriate courses of study. Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code to prohibit any use of all-terrain vehicles or off-highway vehicles on roads. Provides that the Secretary of State may suspend a person's driver's license for 6 months for a violation of provisions relating to the illegal use of all-terrain vehicles and off-highway motorcycles on streets and riding an all-terrain vehicle or off-highway motorcycle as a passenger. Provides that it is illegal to operate an all-terrain vehicle or off-highway motorcycle if the operator is under the age of 16
, does not have a valid driver's license, or is not wearing a properly fitted helmet secured to the person's head. Provides that a person must demonstrate knowledge of all-terrain vehicle and off-highway motorcycle laws on the written examination for a driver's license, and provides that information relating to all-terrain vehicle and off-highway motorcycle laws must be contained in publications of the "Rules of the Road" by the Secretary of State and "Laws for Youth" by the Legislative Research Unit.
I'm sure banning sport bikes would be the ultimate win for her.