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Proposed Illinois Firearm Legislation SB1277

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview


Description: Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Changes the penalty from a petty offense to a Class A misdemeanor for a first violation and from a Class A misdemeanor to a Class 4 felony for a second or subsequent violation for a person who possesses a valid Firearm Owner's Identification Card and who possesses or acquires a firearm and thereafter loses the firearm, or if the firearm is stolen from the person, and fails to report the loss or theft to the local law enforcement agency within 72 hours after obtaining knowledge of the loss or theft.

Session: 99th General Assembly

Last Action: Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments

Last Action Date: March 27, 2015


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1 sponsors: Ira Silverstein;

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 2% (1 of 59)

Chamber Date Action
Senate Mar 27, 2015 Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
Senate Mar 25, 2015 Postponed - Subcommittee on Firearms
Senate Mar 4, 2015 To Subcommittee on Firearms (CL)
Senate Feb 25, 2015 Assigned to Criminal Law
Senate Feb 17, 2015 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Ira I. Silverstein
Senate Feb 17, 2015 Referred to Assignments
Senate Feb 17, 2015 First Reading
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Feb 17, 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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