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Proposed Illinois Firearm Legislation HB4113

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Legislation Overview


Description: Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that notwithstanding whether the laws of the state or territory where the non-resident resides related to firearm ownership, possession, and carrying are substantially similar to the requirements to obtain a license under the Act, the Illinois State Police shall, no later than 120 days after the effective date of the amendatory Act, allow for a non-resident license application if the applicant is an active duty member of the Armed Forces of the United States who is stationed in the State and lives in the State. Provides that a non-resident active duty member of the Armed Forces of the United States who is stationed in the State and lives in the State shall apply to the Illinois State Police and must meet all of the qualifications under the Act and shall submit: (1) the application and documentation required and the applicable fee; (2) a photocopy of a valid military identification card or Official Proof of Service Letter; and (3) a photocopy of permanent change-of-station orders to an assignment in the State. Provides for emergency rulemaking to implement the amendatory Act. Establishes fees. Makes conforming changes to the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act. Effective immediately.

Session: 101st General Assembly

Last Action: Rule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Last Action Date: June 23, 2020


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3 sponsors: Charles Meier (R); Daniel Swanson (R); Darren Bailey (R);

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

Chamber Date Action
House Jun 23, 2020 Rule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
House Mar 12, 2020 Assigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
House Feb 4, 2020 Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Darren Bailey
House Jan 21, 2020 Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Swanson
House Jan 16, 2020 Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Charles Meier
House Jan 16, 2020 Referred to Rules Committee
House Jan 16, 2020 First Reading
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Jan 16, 2020 state link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
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Link: link to state bill page

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