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Proposed Illinois Firearm Legislation HB4331

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview


Description: Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that it is a petty offense for which a fine of not less than $250 and not more than $750 for a first offense, $500 to $1,000 for a second offense, and $1,000 to $2,500 for a third or subsequent offense shall be imposed, for a person to purchase, possess, conceal, use, sell, give away, or otherwise transfer, or to engage in the business of selling or to exhibit for sale, a replica firearm in the State. Defines "replica firearm" as any mobile phone case made of plastic, wood, metal, or any other material, that a person could reasonably perceive as an actual firearm but that is incapable of being fired or discharged. Provides exceptions. Provides that each purchase, use, sale, gift, or transfer of any replica firearm in violation of this provision shall be deemed a separate and distinct offense, and each day a person unlawfully engages in the business of selling or exhibits for sale any replica firearm in violation of this provision is a separate and distinct offense. Effective June 1, 2016.

Session: 99th General Assembly

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

Last Action Date: April 8, 2016


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1 sponsors: Anthony DeLuca;

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 1% (1 of 118)

Chamber Date Action
House Apr 8, 2016 Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
House Apr 7, 2016 To Firearms and Firearm Safety Subcommittee
House Mar 23, 2016 Assigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
House Nov 9, 2015 First Reading
House Nov 9, 2015 Referred to Rules Committee
House Nov 5, 2015 Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Anthony DeLuca
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Nov 5, 2015 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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