haul weights Gov. Rauner Signs Agriculture Bills at DuQuoin State Fair By Illinois Information Service • Aug 27, 2018 State of Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner signed agriculture bills over the weekend at the DuQuoin State Fair. One increases truck haul weights for farmers. Bill Could Help Downstate Illinois Truck Drivers By Brad Palmer • Apr 12, 2018 File A southern Illinois lawmaker is trying to lower costs on downstate truck drivers. State Representative Natalie Phelps Finnie says she has successfully passed legislation out of a House committee to increase truck hall weights for farmers.