Bill Text: IL HB3204 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Amends the Wildlife Code. Provides that the Department of Natural Resources shall, on an annual basis, establish one deer hunting weekend for persons with disabilities in a manner consistent with the provisions of the Code. Provides that the Department may adopt administrative rules to implement the provision. Defines "person with a disability."

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 8-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2017-03-31 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee [HB3204 Detail]

Download: Illinois-2017-HB3204-Introduced.html


100TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2017 and 2018
HB3204

Introduced , by Rep. Daniel Swanson

SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
520 ILCS 5/2.28-5 new

Amends the Wildlife Code. Provides that the Department of Natural Resources shall, on an annual basis, establish one deer hunting weekend for persons with disabilities in a manner consistent with the provisions of the Code. Provides that the Department may adopt administrative rules to implement the provision. Defines "person with a disability."
LRB100 10378 SLF 20571 b

A BILL FOR

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1 AN ACT concerning wildlife.
2 Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4 Section 5. The Wildlife Code is amended by adding Section
52.28-5 as follows:
6 (520 ILCS 5/2.28-5 new)
7 Sec. 2.28-5. Hunting weekend for persons with
8disabilities. The Department shall, on an annual basis,
9establish one deer hunting weekend for persons with
10disabilities in a manner consistent with the provisions of this
11Code. The Department may adopt administrative rules to
12implement the provisions of this Section. For the purpose of
13this Section, "person with a disability" means when that person
14has a Type 1 or Type 4, Class 2 disability as defined in
15Section 4A of the Illinois Identification Card Act. For
16purposes of this Section, an Illinois Person with a Disability
17Identification Card issued under the Illinois Identification
18Card Act indicating that the person named has a Type 1 or Type
194, Class 2 disability shall be adequate documentation of the
20disability.
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