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Illinois Law Update, Page 340
The Department has also adopted amendments, effective April 1, 2004, to 17 Ill Adm Code 170 regarding the collection of firewood in state forests.
New Adoption of Utility Standards
Illinois Law Update, Page 16
Pursuant to federal regulations at 7 CFR 273.9(d)(6)(iii)(A) and to help reduce food stamp errors in housing expenses, the Illinois Department of Human Services amended 89 Ill. Adm. Code 121.
New Duties for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Commission P.A. 093-0647
Illinois Law Update, Page 242
The Deaf and Hard of Hearing Commission is a coordinating and advocating body acting on behalf of the interests of persons in Illinois who are deaf or hard of hearing, including children, adults, senior citizens, and those with any additional disability.
A new, higher limit for small-estate affidavits
LawPulse, Page 508
The ceiling for small estate affidavits has doubled from $50,000 to $100,000. But will it make the well-meaning people who serve as affiants more attractive targets for lawsuits?
New Laws Criminalize Possession of Materials Used to Make Identification Cards P.A. 93-0667
Illinois Law Update, Page 292
Effective immediately, it is a violation of the Illinois Identification Card Act to possess, use, or allow to be used any materials, hardware, or software specifically designed for or primarily used in the manufacture, assembly, issuance, or authentication of an official Illinois Identification Card or Illinois Disabled Person Identification Card issued by the Secretary of State.
“No” to compulsory DUI blood tests
LawPulse, Page 170
A second district case holds that nonconsensual, non-treatment-related blood and urine tests are inadmissible in DUI trials.
Of Pandas and Punctuation
Column, Page 371
These books and Web sites make mastering grammar…well, if not fun, at least less painful.