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Proposed Illinois Gun Law HB2253

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: UNTRACEABLE FIREARMS

Description: Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Provides that no person may acquire or possess an unfinished frame or receiver, unless otherwise exempted under the Act, without having in his or her possession a Firearm Owner's Identification Card previously issued in his or her name by the Department of State Police. Creates a new Article in the Criminal Code of 2012 for offenses regarding undetectable and untraceable firearms. Provides that a person commits unlawful manufacture of an undetectable firearm if he or she knowingly manufactures, assembles, sells, offers to sell, or transfers an undetectable firearm. Unlawful manufacture of an undetectable firearm is a Class 2 felony. Provides that a person commits unlawful possession of an undetectable firearm if he or she knowingly possesses an undetectable firearm. Unlawful possession of an undetectable firearm is a Class 2 felony. Provides that a person also commits unlawful possession of an undetectable firearm if he or she knowingly possesses an undetectable firearm in a public building or possess an undetectable firearm with the intent to bring the undetectable firearm into or onto a public building. This offense is a Class 2 felony. Defines terms. Makes other changes.

Session: 101st General Assembly

Last Action: Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Debbie Meyers-Martin

Last Action Date: October 8, 2019

Sponsors

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5 sponsors: Kathleen Willis (D); Jonathan Carroll (D); John Connor (D); Robert Rita (D); Debbie Meyers-Martin (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 4% (5 of 118)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Oct 8, 2019 Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Debbie Meyers-Martin
House Jul 18, 2019 Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert Rita
House Mar 29, 2019 Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
House Feb 19, 2019 Assigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
House Feb 13, 2019 Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. John Connor
House Feb 13, 2019 Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan Carroll
House Feb 7, 2019 Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Kathleen Willis
House Feb 7, 2019 Referred to Rules Committee
House Feb 7, 2019 First Reading
Texts
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Feb 7, 2019 state link bill text
Amendments
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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