Re: IL Proposed Legislation
Spike <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in
> Legislator Seeks to Declare All Inoperable Vehicles Junk
> Another day, another Inoperable Vehicle law.
> Rep. Dan Brady's bill would strike out a single line in the Illinois
> Counties Code, Section 5-12002--one which exempts cars more than 25
> years old from the junk vehicles law. HB0025 has been floating around
> the Illinois legislature for almost a year and was still in the rules
> committee when the legislature adjourned. However, it is still live
> and may yet see action for the 2006 session.
> Currently, the statute reads: "The county board may by ordinance
> declare all inoperable motor vehicles, whether on public or private
> property, to be a nuisance and authorize fines to be levied for the
> failure of any person to obey a notice received from the county which
> states that such person is to dispose of any inoperable motor under
> his or her control. However, nothing in this Section shall apply to
> any motor vehicle that is kept within a building when not in use, to
> historic vehicles over 25 years of age, or to a motor vehicle on the
> premises of a place of business engaged in the wrecking or junking of
> motor vehicles."
> The revised text would strike out the phrase "to historic vehicles
> over 25 years of age."
> We agree that some distinction between a junkyard and hobbyist is
> legitimate, but this isn't it. The six-month window granted by this
> law doesn't even cover one Midwestern winter.
> - By David B. Traver Adolphus
> 1965 Ford Mustang fastback 2+2 A Code 289 C4 Trac-Lok
> Vintage Burgundy w/Black Standard Interior; Vintage 40
> 16" rims w/BF Goodrich Comp T/A gForce Radial
> 225/50ZR16 KDWS skins; surround sound audio-video.
> Gad what fools these morons be....
> Children are obscene but should not be heard
> Give me a peperoni pizza... or give me a calzone!
Be it cars or firearms, Ill. liberals are always on the lookout to do it
to ya. KB
ThunderSnake #9 Warn once, shoot twice
460 in the pkup, 460 on the stand for another pkup
and one in the shed for a fun project to yet be decided on