(225 ILCS 610/14)
(from Ch. 8, par. 162)
The Department shall grant special permission to a person to
transport dead animals owned by such person to a veterinary hospital or
laboratory for a post-mortem inspection within 24 hours after the animal's death.
The Department may prohibit the hauling or transporting of the bodies or
parts of bodies of any animals, poultry or fish that have died of a highly
contagious, infectious, or communicable disease, which body the Department
may order destroyed by burning or burial without removal from the premises.
(Source: P.A. 83-760.)