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Lawmakers approve stiffer fines for Scott’s Law violations Lawmakers approve stiffer fines for Scott’s Law violations

Lawmakers approve stiffer fines for Scott’s Law violations

Since the start of 2019, 22 Illinois State Police troopers have had their patrol vehicles struck by drivers who've disobeyed Scott's Law. With Senate Bill 1862 passing both chambers, violators will now receive steeper fines. The piece cleared the Senate Thursday evening, and Gov. J.B. Pritzker said he looks forward to signing the legislation.
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