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Proposed Illinois Firearm Legislation SB1301

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview


Description: Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that a non-resident may carry a handgun under the Act if the non-resident is 21 years of age or older, has a license or permit in a state where the training requirements are substantially similar under the Act or to non-residents of contiguous states if a reciprocal agreement has been entered into, the permit holder is not a resident of Illinois, and the permit holder is a legal resident of the United States. Provides that a non-resident is subject to the same laws and restrictions as a license holder under the Act. Provides that if a resident of another state who is permitted to carry under this provision establishes legal residence in this State, the license or permit shall be valid in this State for 90 days following the date on which the holder of the license establishes legal residence in this State. Effective immediately.

Session: 100th General Assembly

Last Action: Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy

Last Action Date: May 1, 2018


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4 sponsors: Neil Anderson (R); Laura Murphy (D); Paul Schimpf (R); Dale Fowler (R);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 7% (4 of 59)

Chamber Date Action
Senate May 1, 2018 Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
Senate Apr 27, 2018 Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
Senate Apr 13, 2018 Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 27, 2018
Senate Jan 24, 2018 Re-assigned to Judiciary
Senate Mar 28, 2017 Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dale Fowler
Senate Mar 17, 2017 Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
Senate Mar 9, 2017 Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Paul Schimpf
Senate Mar 1, 2017 To Subcommittee on Firearms
Senate Feb 15, 2017 Assigned to Judiciary
Senate Feb 9, 2017 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
Senate Feb 9, 2017 Referred to Assignments
Senate Feb 9, 2017 First Reading
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Feb 9, 2017 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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