|Public Act 096-0985
||LRB096 19606 DRJ 35000 b
AN ACT concerning public land.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
This Act may be cited as the
Land Pack and Saddle Animal Access Act.
In this Act:
"Pack animal" means a beast of burden, such as a horse,
mule, donkey, or llama, used as a means of transporting
"Public land" means land that is open to the general public
and is owned or managed by the State.
"Saddle animal" means an animal, such as a horse, that is
Access to public land.
In maintaining public
land, the Department of Natural Resources, or other designated
agency, shall preserve and facilitate continued use of and
access to public land by pack and saddle animals where such use
is currently authorized.
(a) The Department of Natural Resources, or other
designated agency, may implement a reduction in access to a