Public Act 095-0852
HB3441 Enrolled LRB095 11341 HLH 32057 b

    AN ACT concerning local government.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The Illinois Municipal Code is amended by
changing Section 7-4-4 as follows:
    (65 ILCS 5/7-4-4)  (from Ch. 24, par. 7-4-4)
    Sec. 7-4-4. The corporate authorities in all
municipalities have jurisdiction over all waters within or
bordering upon the municipality, to the extent of 3 miles
beyond the corporate limits, but not beyond the limits of the
State. Nothing in this Section shall be construed to authorize
a municipality to exercise zoning power or otherwise restrict
the use of private property outside of the corporate limits of
the municipality.
(Source: Laws 1961, p. 576.)
    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
becoming law.

Effective Date: 8/18/2008