|Public Act 100-0857|
|HB4843 Enrolled||LRB100 20395 SLF 35708 b|
AN ACT concerning ivory.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
This Act may be cited as the
As used in this Act:
"Ivory" means any tooth or tusk composed of ivory from any
animal, including, but not limited to, an elephant,
hippopotamus, mammoth, narwhal, walrus, or whale, or any piece
thereof, whether raw ivory or worked ivory, or made into, or
part of, an ivory product.
"Ivory product" means any item that contains, or that is
wholly or partially made from, any ivory.
"Raw ivory" means any ivory the surface of which, polished
or unpolished, is unaltered or minimally changed by carving.
"Rhinoceros horn" means the horn, or any piece thereof, of
any species of rhinoceros.
"Rhinoceros horn product" means any item that contains, or
is wholly or partially made from, any rhinoceros horn.
"Total value of the ivory, ivory products, rhinoceros horn,
and rhinoceros horn products" means the fair market value of
the ivory, ivory products, rhinoceros horn, and rhinoceros horn
products, or the actual price paid for the ivory, ivory