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Proposed Illinois Firearm Legislation HB0492

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview


Description: Repeals the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Amends various Acts to make conforming changes. Effective immediately.

Session: 100th General Assembly

Last Action: Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Reginald Phillips

Last Action Date: May 12, 2017


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3 sponsors: Thomas Bennett (R); Jerry Long (R); Reginald Phillips (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 3% (3 of 118)

Chamber Date Action
House May 12, 2017 Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Reginald Phillips
House Mar 31, 2017 Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
House Feb 16, 2017 To Firearms and Firearm Safety Subcommittee
House Feb 2, 2017 Assigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
House Jan 25, 2017 Remove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lou Lang
House Jan 25, 2017 Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jerry Lee Long
House Jan 24, 2017 Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lou Lang
House Jan 20, 2017 Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Thomas M. Bennett
House Jan 20, 2017 Referred to Rules Committee
House Jan 20, 2017 First Reading
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Jan 20, 2017 state link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
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Link: link to state bill page

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