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Full Text of SB2562  95th General Assembly



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1     AN ACT concerning wildlife.
2     Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3 represented in the General Assembly:
4     Section 5. The Wildlife Code is amended by changing Section
5 1.13 as follows:
6     (520 ILCS 5/1.13)  (from Ch. 61, par. 1.13)
7     Sec. 1.13. The Department is authorized to issue a "Public
8 Hunting Grounds for Waterfowl" daily usage stamp at a fee not
9 to exceed $10 for duck hunting areas, and not to exceed $15 for
10 Canada goose hunting areas; and assess a daily "Public Hunting
11 Grounds for Pheasants" fee daily usage stamp not to exceed $25
12 ($35 for non-residents) in 2008 and increasing by $5 every
13 third year until the maximum fee is $50 ($60 for non-residents)
14 $15, such stamp to expire at the end of the day of issue. Each
15 person shall obtain such a stamp from the Department to be
16 attached to the permit card assigned to a person, or pay the
17 daily fee to hunt pheasants, under the provisions of the rules
18 and regulations made by the Department for the operation of
19 State Public Hunting Grounds. Rulemaking authority to
20 implement this amendatory Act of the 95th General Assembly, if
21 any, is conditioned on the rules being adopted in accordance
22 with all provisions of the Illinois Administrative Procedure
23 Act and all rules and procedures of the Joint Committee on



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1 Administrative Rules; any purported rule not so adopted, for
2 whatever reason, is unauthorized.
3     The Department is authorized to permit hunters to harvest
4 both male and female hand reared pheasants released on such
5 public hunting grounds.
6     The Department shall cause an administrative rule, setting
7 forth the rules and regulations for the operation of Public
8 Hunting Areas on lands and waters owned or leased by this
9 State.
10 (Source: P.A. 87-126.)
11     Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
12 becoming law.