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Full Text of SB2562  95th General Assembly


Rep. Dan Reitz

Filed: 11/14/2008





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2     AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 2562, AS AMENDED,
3 by replacing everything after the enacting clause with the
4 following:
5     "Section 5. The Wildlife Code is amended by changing
6 Section 1.13 as follows:
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. Rulemaking authority to
5 implement this amendatory Act of the 95th General Assembly, if
6 any, is conditioned on the rules being adopted in accordance
7 with all provisions of the Illinois Administrative Procedure
8 Act and all rules and procedures of the Joint Committee on
9 Administrative Rules; any purported rule not so adopted, for
10 whatever reason, is unauthorized.
11     The Department is authorized to permit hunters to harvest
12 both male and female hand reared pheasants released on such
13 public hunting grounds.
14     The Department shall cause an administrative rule, setting
15 forth the rules and regulations for the operation of Public
16 Hunting Areas on lands and waters owned or leased by this
17 State.
18 (Source: P.A. 87-126.)
19     Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
20 becoming law.".