Rep. Dan Reitz

Filed: 5/31/2008





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2     AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 2562, AS AMENDED,
3 in Section 5, in the introductory clause, by replacing "Section
4 2.33c" with "Sections 1.13 and 2.33c"; and
5 in Section 5, immediately below the introductory clause, by
6 inserting the following:
7     "(520 ILCS 5/1.13)  (from Ch. 61, par. 1.13)
8     Sec. 1.13. The Department is authorized to issue a "Public
9 Hunting Grounds for Waterfowl" daily usage stamp at a fee not
10 to exceed $10 for duck hunting areas, and not to exceed $15 for
11 Canada goose hunting areas; and assess a daily "Public Hunting
12 Grounds for Pheasants" fee daily usage stamp not to exceed $25
13 ($35 for non-residents) in 2008 and increasing by $5 every
14 third year until the maximum fee is $50 ($60 for non-residents)
15 $15, such stamp to expire at the end of the day of issue. Each
16 person shall obtain such a stamp from the Department to be



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1 attached to the permit card assigned to a person, or pay the
2 daily fee to hunt pheasants, under the provisions of the rules
3 and regulations made by the Department for the operation of
4 State Public Hunting Grounds.
5     The Department is authorized to permit hunters to harvest
6 both male and female hand reared pheasants released on such
7 public hunting grounds.
8     The Department shall cause an administrative rule, setting
9 forth the rules and regulations for the operation of Public
10 Hunting Areas on lands and waters owned or leased by this
11 State.
12 (Source: P.A. 87-126.)"; and
13 immediately below Section 5, by inserting the following:
14     "Section 99. Effective date. This Section and the changes
15 to Section 1.13 of the Wildlife Code take effect upon becoming
16 law.".