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Proposed Illinois Firearm Legislation SB1956

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Legislation Overview


Description: Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Deletes provision that an information or indictment based upon a violation of any provision of the Deadly Weapons Article of the Code need not negative any exemptions contained in the Article. Deletes provision that the defendant shall have the burden of proving the exemption. Effective immediately.

Session: 98th General Assembly

Last Action: Referred to Assignments

Last Action Date: February 15, 2013


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1 sponsors: Gary Forby;

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

Chamber Date Action
Senate Feb 15, 2013 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Gary Forby
Senate Feb 15, 2013 First Reading
Senate Feb 15, 2013 Referred to Assignments
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Feb 15, 2013 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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