(520 ILCS 5/1.6)
(from Ch. 61, par. 1.6)
The Department, and persons authorized by it, may take, purchase or
propagate, any mammals or birds, or eggs of such birds for
propagation and stocking purposes, and when so taken, may transmit them
to parts of the State where a scarcity of such birds or
mammals exists, for the purpose of restocking such parts of the State.
(Source: P.A. 81-382.)