An Act concerning education

IL S 1642 (Illinois)

Sponsor: Robert Peters

Bill Status: Introduced

Effective Date: When enacted

IL S 1642 amends the School Code, provides that, beginning with the 2020-2021 school year, the curriculum of a driver education course must include instruction on bicycle and pedestrian safety, which must include, but is not limited to, instruction on how to safely pass a cyclist on the road, special considerations while driving in urban areas and near bicycle lanes, how to navigate an intersection with pedestrians and cyclists.

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