|Public Act 096-0960
||LRB096 04148 AJT 14190 b
AN ACT concerning transportation.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Fox Waterway Agency Act is amended by
changing Section 7.2 as follows:
(615 ILCS 90/7.2)
(from Ch. 19, par. 1209)
The Agency may charge reasonable user fees
recreational and commercial boating, and has the authority to
revenue bonds and to borrow funds from any financial
lending institution, but
not have the authority to impose
any property tax.
The Agency shall devise a schedule
fees. The Agency shall conduct public hearings before
establishing or changing user fees or soliciting the issuance
bonds or the borrowing of funds. The Agency may
stickers as evidence of the payment of user fees.
Agency may impose a civil penalty on persons who knowingly use
without paying a required user fee in an amount
not exceeding $500
violation. Such civil penalty may
be recovered by the Agency in a civil
The Agency may also sell its dredging materials from the
waterway as reclaimed topsoil.
At least 75% of the gross income
shall be used exclusively for projects designed to