(625 ILCS 45/3A-1)
(from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 313A-1)
Certificate of title required.
(a) Every owner of a watercraft required to be numbered by this State and
for which no certificate of title has been issued by the Department of
Natural Resources shall make application to the Department
of Natural Resources for a certificate of title either
before or at the same time he next applies for issuance, transfer or renewal of
a certificate of number. All watercraft already covered by a number in full
force and effect which has been awarded to it pursuant to Federal law is exempt
from titling requirements in this Act.
(b) The Department shall not issue, transfer or renew a certificate of
number unless a certificate of title has been issued by the Department of
Natural Resources or an application for a certificate of
title has been delivered to the Department.
(Source: P.A. 89-445, eff. 2-7-96.)