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Full Text of HB5648  98th General Assembly




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1    AN ACT concerning fish.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 5. The Fish and Aquatic Life Code is amended by
5changing Section 1-20 as follows:
6    (515 ILCS 5/1-20)  (from Ch. 56, par. 1-20)
7    Sec. 1-20. Aquatic life. "Aquatic life" means all fish,
8reptiles, amphibians, crayfish, and mussels. For the purposes
9of Section 20-90, the definition of "aquatic life" shall
10include, but is not limited to, all fish, reptiles, amphibians,
11mollusks, crustaceans, algae, or other aquatic plants, and
12aquatic invertebrates, and any other aquatic animals or plants
13that the Department identifies in rules adopted after
14consultation with biologists, zoologists, or other wildlife
16(Source: P.A. 89-66, eff. 1-1-96.)