State Resources The State of Illinois has various programs and regulation with regard to Honey Bees. Click here for Rules and Regulations Annually you must register your hives with the State of Illinois. click here for the State Apiary Registration form. The State of Illinois provides bee hive inspections at no charge. Inspectors are more than willing to assist you in pest and disease identification. Click here for list of IDA Apiary Inspectors. The State of Illinois is divided into several regions for IDA Inspectors. Click here for map of regions.