From Paychecks To Pot Sales, Illinois Rings 2020 With New RulesA new congestion tax aimed at reducing downtown traffic will more than quadruple the tax on solo rides to and from downtown Chicago, from 72 cents to $3.00. The fee increase will take place between 6:00 in the morning and 10:00 at night, when the traffic is the worst downtown.
New Laws And Taxes In 2020: Recreational Marijuana, Minimum Wage Increase, And More For IllinoisStarting Jan. 1, anyone over the age of 21 can buy and use recreational marijuana in Illinois. That doesn’t mean they can carry it or light up anywhere they want, though.
Tougher Penalties For Texting And Driving Among New Illinois Traffic Laws In 2019More than a dozen new transportation-related laws will go into effect in Illinois in 2019, including harsher penalties for distracted driving.
New Illinois Laws That Take Effect In 2018With the new year comes a host of new laws.
Nearly 200 New Illinois Laws To Take Effect In January 2017Nearly 200 new Illinois laws will take effect in the new year, including first-in-the nation rules requiring hairstylists to undergo training to help domestic violence victims and others making it easier for juvenile offenders to get a fresh start.
Convicted Murderer Registry To Go Live On New Year's DayA new law inspired by the murder of a Batavia teenager will set up a registry of convicted murderers starting New Year’s Day.
More Than 200 New Laws Set To Take EffectAs the calendar clicks over to a new year on Sunday, more than 200 new laws are going into effect in Illinois.