On January 1, 237 new laws will take effect in Illinois. Unfortunately, a balanced budget is not among them.

Several of the new laws affect children, veterans and the elderly. Others affect drivers and consumers. Below is a quick look at some of the more notable laws taking effect on Friday,
January 1.

For the full list, click HERE.



Rep. Sosnowski - "Had a great time at the Illinois Manufacturers' Association (IMA) Luncheon. Thank you for all you do. Also, Congratulations to a local Rockford business, J & M Plating, who received special recognition by IMA for being a 25 year member."