WATSON-MADIGAN,R AND DEMUZIO.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Department of Natural Resources Act. Provides that
the Department shall recognize, preserve, and promote recreational
hunting and trapping by providing opportunities to hunt and trap in
accordance with the Wildlife Code. Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
520 ILCS 5/3.8 from Ch. 61, par. 3.8
Amends the Wildlife Code. Provides that if a blind or pit for
the taking of migratory waterfowl or wild geese has been established
for more than 10 years, and during that time was believed by both the
landowner and the Department of Natural Resources to be at least the
minimum distance from a wildlife refuge or public right of way, then
the blind or pit may remain in place, even though a survey or other
evidence indicates that the distance requirements have not been met.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0582
Last action date: 99-08-14
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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