HOFFMAN, JONES,JOHN, BOST, HANNIG, HOLBROOK AND SMITH,MICHAEL.
DEER HUNTING-GUN & BOW SEASONS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Wildlife Code. Provides that the shotgun season for
deer hunting each year must start on a Thursday and last, in the
aggregate, at least 8 days. Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
520 ILCS 5/2.26 from Ch. 61, par. 2.26
Deletes everything. Amends the Wildlife Code. Deletes
provisions setting the time frames during which certain public seasons
for deer hunting by gun and by bow and arrow may be set and limiting
certain public deer hunting seasons to not more than 14 days.
Provides that while hunting deer, no person may possess any type of
gun (instead of firearm) not authorized by the appropriate
Last action on Bill: TOTAL VETO STANDS
Last action date: NOV-15-2001
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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