14 New Laws for the New Year

New state laws on pet stores, Facebook, child visitation, wine and unpaid tolls take effect Jan. 1, 2014.

Credit: Illinois Senate Democratic Caucus
Credit: Illinois Senate Democratic Caucus
The new year is fast approaching, and with it comes a slew of new laws.

From driving with a cell phone to medical marijuana, buying a puppy to your kid's Facebook account, a lot is changing in Illinois. This easy-to-follow slideshow features 14 noteworthy new Illinois laws.

Take a look now before they go into effect on Jan. 1.

Slideshow credit: Illinois Senate Democratic Caucus
George January 01, 2014 at 10:31 AM
There is no freedom all we have is laws and laws on top of laws. We now live in a tolitarian society.
Techy January 01, 2014 at 11:02 PM
I am glad you posted that law update. Thank you!
jack hess January 03, 2014 at 01:16 PM
There is a law for littering on the book already. Shitstains always litter . How about take your dr. lic away instead of putting your name on some list of shame. Make them pay the missed trolls if they have over ten.


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