Illinois Laws on Cellphone Use While Driving:
• It is illegal to use a cellphone while driving, including reading
or sending text messages.
• Cellphone use is permitted only if using a hands-free device
or Bluetooth® technology.
• Cellphone use is allowed to call 9-1-1, but the driver should
first stop the vehicle and pull off the road.
Violation of these laws may result in a fine and a moving violation
on your driving record.