Starting July 1, some new laws are taking effect here in Illinois.
Lawmakers in Springfield passed a whopping 599 bills during the spring legislative session. But of those, Gov. JB Pritzker has only signed 27 into law.
So, which ones do you need to know about? Which ones might affect you?
WTTW statehouse reporter Amanda Vinicky breaks it down.
LEARN MORE: Here’s a look at some of the tax increases and other new laws taking effect in Illinois on July 1 (Chicago Tribune 6/28)