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Proposed Illinois Firearm Legislation HB4732

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Legislation Overview


Description: Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Provides that if an applicant for a Firearm Owner's Identification Card: (1) is 18 years of age or older but under 21 years of age, (2) is not an active duty member of the United States Armed Forces, and (3) does not have a parent or legal guardian to give written consent to his or her application, he or she must provide 2 signed, dated, and notarized personal references regarding his or her suitability to possess firearms and a signed, dated, and notarized statement detailing the reasons he or she does not have a parent or legal guardian. Provides that, if applicable, the applicant must provide death certificates or any applicable court orders regarding his or her circumstances resulting in his or her lack of a parent or legal guardian.

Session: 101st General Assembly

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

Last Action Date: June 23, 2020


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2 sponsors: David Welter (R); Dan Caulkins (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 2% (2 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 18, 2020 First Reading
House Feb 18, 2020 Referred to Rules Committee
House Feb 7, 2020 Filed with the Clerk by Rep. David A. Welter
House Feb 7, 2020 Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Dan Caulkins
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Feb 7, 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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