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Proposed Illinois Firearm Legislation HB3698

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview


Description: Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that a person commits the offense of unlawful sale or delivery of firearms when he or she while holding a license under the federal Gun Control Act of 1968, transfers or possesses with the intent to transfer more than one firearm to any person within a 30-day period or transfers or possesses with the intent to transfer a firearm to any person he or she knows or has reasonable cause to believe has received a firearm within the previous 30 days. Provides that it is an affirmative defense to a violation that the transferor in good faith relied on the records of the Department of State Police in concluding that the transferor had not transferred a firearm within the previous 30 days. Provides that a person who commits this offense commits a Class 3 felony.

Session: 101st General Assembly

Last Action: Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan "Yoni" Pizer

Last Action Date: May 21, 2020


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3 sponsors: Yehiel Kalish (D); Robert Rita (D); Jonathan Pizer (D);

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

Chamber Date Action
House May 21, 2020 Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan "Yoni" Pizer
House Jul 18, 2019 Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert Rita
House Mar 29, 2019 Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
House Mar 5, 2019 Assigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
House Feb 15, 2019 Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Yehiel M. Kalish
House Feb 15, 2019 Referred to Rules Committee
House Feb 15, 2019 First Reading
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Feb 15, 2019 state link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

Link: link to state bill page

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