(510 ILCS 68/25-20)
Educational programs with monitor lizards.
During any bona fide educational program involving monitor lizards, the owner or affiliated agent must maintain physical possession and control of the monitor lizard at all times if removed from a container or cage. Interiors of cages or containers used during educational programs may not be accessible to the public. Monitor lizards removed from their cage or enclosure for educational programs must have either the mouth banded or taped shut, or kept at a minimum of 10 feet from the public and also kept out of direct contact with the public.
(Source: P.A. 98-752, eff. 1-1-15