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Prepared by: William Potts
Report created on May 24, 2024
 
HB990JUV-SUBSEQUENT FIREARM OFFENSE (REP. ANTHONY DELUCA) Amends the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Provides that if the minor (1) has previously been placed on probation for an offense that involves the possession or discharge of a firearm not causing any injury; and (2) is convicted of a subsequent offense involving the possession or discharge of a firearm not causing any injury, then the court shall require the minor to participate in social service programs offered through juvenile probation and comply with referral recommendations for no less than 3 months. Provides that if the minor does not complete the referral recommendations, the court shall commit the minor to the Department of Juvenile Justice to complete the recommended services. Provides that a minor convicted of a subsequent offense involving the use of a firearm causing serious injury, great bodily harm, or death shall be committed to the Department of Juvenile Justice with the Department providing services, including, but not limited to, education, mental health services, drug treatment, and mentoring.
 Current Status:   4/5/2024 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   4/4/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal4/2/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal
 State Bill Page:   HB990
 
HB1134FIREARM OWNERS ID ACT-REPEAL (REP. CHRIS MILLER) Repeals the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Amends various Acts to make conforming changes. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   4/5/2024 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   4/4/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal4/2/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal
 State Bill Page:   HB1134
 
HB1145FIREARMS-NON RESIDENT MILITARY (REP. CHARLES MEIER) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that notwithstanding whether the laws of the state or territory where the non-resident resides related to firearm ownership, possession, and carrying are substantially similar to the requirements to obtain a license under the Act, the Illinois State Police shall, no later than 120 days after the effective date of the amendatory Act, allow for a non-resident license application if the applicant is an active duty member of the Armed Forces of the United States who is stationed in the State and lives in the State. Provides that a non-resident active duty member of the Armed Forces of the United States who is stationed in the State and lives in the State shall apply to the Illinois State Police and must meet all of the qualifications under the Act and shall submit: (1) the application and documentation required and the applicable fee; (2) a photocopy of a valid military identification card or Official Proof of Service Letter; and (3) a photocopy of permanent change-of-station orders to an assignment in the State. Provides for emergency rulemaking to implement the amendatory Act. Establishes fees. Makes conforming changes to the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   4/5/2024 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   4/4/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal4/2/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal
 State Bill Page:   HB1145
 
HB1146FIREARM OWNERS ID-18 YEARS (REP. CHARLES MEIER) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Lowers the age at which a person may apply for a Firearm Owner's Identification Card without parental or legal guardian consent from 21 years of age to 18 years of age. Makes corresponding changes.
 Current Status:   3/10/2023 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   3/9/2023 - House Judiciary - Criminal3/7/2023 - To Firearms and Firearm Safety Subcommittee
 State Bill Page:   HB1146
 
HB1152CONCEALED CARRY-RECIPROCITY (REP. MICHAEL MARRON) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that the Illinois State Police shall allow for non-resident firearm concealed carry license applications from any state or territory of the United States (rather than from a state or territory of the United States with laws related to firearm ownership, possession, and carrying, that are substantially similar to the requirements to obtain a license under the Act). Provides that the applicant must meet certain statutory qualifications.
 Current Status:   1/31/2023 - FIRST READING
 Recent Status:   1/31/2023 - Referred to House Rules
1/12/2023 - Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Michael T. Marron
 State Bill Page:   HB1152
 
HB1158CONCEALED CARRY-FEES (REP. CHARLES MEIER) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that a licensee requesting a new license shall submit $5 (rather than $75, of which $60 shall be apportioned to the State Police Firearm Services Fund, $5 shall be apportioned to the Mental Health Reporting Fund, and $10 shall be apportioned to the State Crime Laboratory Fund). Provides that the fees collected under this provision shall be deposited into the State Police Firearm Services Fund.
 Current Status:   4/5/2024 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   4/4/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal4/2/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal
 State Bill Page:   HB1158
 
HB1270FIREARM OWNERS ID ACT-REPEAL (REP. JOHN CABELLO) Repeals the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Amends various Acts to make conforming changes. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   3/10/2023 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   3/9/2023 - House Judiciary - Criminal3/7/2023 - To Firearms and Firearm Safety Subcommittee
 State Bill Page:   HB1270
 
HB1429CONCEAL CARRY-PUBLIC TRANSPORT (REP. PATRICK WINDHORST) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Eliminates a provision that a person licensed to carry a concealed handgun shall not knowingly carry a firearm on any bus, train, or form of transportation paid for in whole or in part with public funds, or any building, real property, and parking area under the control of a public transportation facility paid for in whole or in part with public funds.
 Current Status:   4/5/2024 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   4/4/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal4/2/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal
 State Bill Page:   HB1429
 
HB1564REPEAL PA 102-1116 IN PART (REP. DAVE SEVERIN) Repeals the provisions of Public Act 102-1116 that make amendatory changes to the Firearms Restraining Order Act that provide that a petitioner for a firearms restraining order may request a plenary firearms restraining order of up to one-year, but not less than 6 months (restores the 6 months provision). Repeals provisions that the firearms restraining order may be renewed for an additional period of up to one year. Repeals amendatory provisions of the Criminal Code of 2012 making it unlawful, beginning January 1, 2024, for any person within the State to knowingly possess an assault weapon, assault weapon attachment, .50 caliber rifle, or .50 caliber cartridge, with exemptions. Repeals provisions that make it unlawful for any person within the State to knowingly manufacture, deliver, sell, purchase, or cause to be manufactured, delivered, sold, or purchased a large capacity ammunition feeding device, with specified exemptions. Repeals amendatory provisions of the Criminal Code of 2012 that prohibit the manufacture, possession, sale, or offer to sell, purchase, manufacture, import, transfer, or use any device, part, kit, tool, accessory, or combination of parts that is designed to and functions to increase the rate of fire of a semiautomatic firearm above the standard rate of fire for semiautomatic firearms that is not equipped with that device, part, or combination of parts. Repeals amendatory provisions of the Freedom of Information Act that exempt from disclosure under the Act certain information concerning assault weapons endorsements received by the Illinois State Police. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   3/10/2023 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   3/9/2023 - House Judiciary - Criminal3/7/2023 - House Judiciary - Criminal
 State Bill Page:   HB1564
 
HB1600PROPERTY-FIREARM POSSESSION (REP. DAVID FRIESS) Amends the Common Interest Community Association Act, the Condominium Property Act, the Landlord and Tenant Act, and the Mobile Home Landlord and Tenant Rights Act. Provides that a unit owner shall not be prohibited or a landlord or park owner shall not prohibit a tenant from lawfully possessing, carrying, transporting, or storing a firearm, any part of a firearm, or firearm ammunition in: the unit of the unit owner or dwelling unit or mobile home unit of the tenant; a vehicle located in a parking area provided by the common interest community association, condominium association, or landlord or park owner for the unit owner or tenant; or within a common area location of a common interest community or condominium or another controlled location of the landlord or park owner. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   1/31/2023 - FIRST READING
 Recent Status:   1/31/2023 - Referred to House Rules
1/31/2023 - Filed with the Clerk by Rep. David Friess
 State Bill Page:   HB1600
 
HB2543FIRST TIME WEAPON OFFENDER PRO (REP. KEVIN OLICKAL) Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Eliminates the repeal date of the statute creating the First Time Weapon Offender Program. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   3/10/2023 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   3/9/2023 - House Judiciary - Criminal3/8/2023 - House Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
 State Bill Page:   HB2543
 
HB2578FIREARM OFFENSES-HABITUAL CRIM (REP. JOHN CABELLO) Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Increases penalties for unlawful use or possession of weapons by felons or persons in the custody of the Department of Corrections facilities. Provides that a person commits unlawful sale or delivery of firearms when he or she knowingly: (1) sells or gives a firearm to a person who has been convicted of a felony or who is a streetgang member or (2) sells or gives a firearm that has been purchased or acquired out of state to a person who has been convicted of a felony or is a streetgang member. Provides that a violation is a Class 1 felony. Provides that a second or subsequent violation is non-probationable. Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Deletes a provision that the first offense had to be committed when the person was 21 years of age or older to be adjudged a habitual criminal. Provides that a person who attained the age of 18 at the time of the third offense may be adjudged a habitual criminal. In the Class X sentencing provision for a defendant over 21 years of age who is convicted of a Class 1 or Class 2 felony after twice being convicted of a Class 1 or Class 2 felony, deletes a provision that the first offense had to be committed when the person was 21 years of age or older and deletes a provision that the offenses had to be forcible felonies. Exempts theft from this calculation.
 Current Status:   3/10/2023 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   3/9/2023 - House Judiciary - Criminal3/7/2023 - To Firearms and Firearm Safety Subcommittee
 State Bill Page:   HB2578
 
HB2602CONCEALED CARRY-COLLEGE (REP. ADAM NIEMERG) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Deletes a provision that prohibits a licensee from knowingly carrying a firearm into any building, classroom, laboratory, medical clinic, hospital, artistic venue, athletic venue, entertainment venue, officially recognized university-related organization property, whether owned or leased, and any real property, including parking areas, sidewalks, and common areas under the control of a public or private community college, college, or university.
 Current Status:   4/5/2024 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   4/4/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal4/2/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal
 State Bill Page:   HB2602
 
HB2605FIREARM OWNERS ID ACT-REPEAL (REP. ADAM NIEMERG) Repeals the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Amends various Acts to make conforming changes. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   2/15/2023 - Referred to House Rules
 Recent Status:   2/15/2023 - FIRST READING
2/15/2023 - Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Adam M. Niemerg
 State Bill Page:   HB2605
 
HB2849CONCEALED CARRY-TASER-STUN GUN (REP. DAVE SEVERIN) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Includes a stun gun or taser in the definition of "handgun".
 Current Status:   3/10/2023 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   3/9/2023 - House Judiciary - Criminal3/7/2023 - To Firearms and Firearm Safety Subcommittee
 State Bill Page:   HB2849
 
HB2919FIREARM DEALER LICENSE-INSPECT (REP. DENNIS TIPSWORD, JR. ) Amends the Firearm Dealer License Certification Act. Provides that an inspection of a licensee's place of business may only be completed after business hours. Provides that an inspection shall not interfere with the business transactions occurring in the store. Provides that if a law enforcement officer is assigned to a business for inspection, the owner of the business has the right to prohibit the officer from returning to the store as a customer.
 Current Status:   3/10/2023 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   3/9/2023 - House Judiciary - Criminal3/7/2023 - To Firearms and Firearm Safety Subcommittee
 State Bill Page:   HB2919
 
HB2922FIREARM OWNERS ID ACT-REPEAL (REP. DENNIS TIPSWORD, JR. ) Repeals the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Amends various Acts to make conforming changes. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   3/10/2023 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   3/9/2023 - House Judiciary - Criminal3/7/2023 - To Firearms and Firearm Safety Subcommittee
 State Bill Page:   HB2922
 
HB2924FOID-AGE-PARENTAL CONSENT (REP. DENNIS TIPSWORD, JR. ) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Provides that a person who is not an active duty member of the United States Armed Forces or the Illinois National Guard may apply for a Firearm Owner's Identification Card without parental consent if the person is at least 18 (rather than 21) years of age. Exempts from the requirement of having in one's possession a Firearm Owner's Identification Card a person who is otherwise eligible to obtain a Firearm Owner's Identification Card and is under the direct supervision of a holder of a Firearm Owner's Identification Card who is 18 (rather than 21) years of age or older while the person is on a firing or shooting range or is a participant in a firearms safety and training course recognized by a law enforcement agency or a national, statewide shooting sports organization.
 Current Status:   3/10/2023 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   3/9/2023 - House Judiciary - Criminal3/7/2023 - To Firearms and Firearm Safety Subcommittee
 State Bill Page:   HB2924
 
HB2925FIREARM OWNERS ID-FIREARM (REP. DENNIS TIPSWORD, JR. ) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. In the definition of "firearm", deletes language excluding any pneumatic gun, spring gun, paint ball gun, or B-B gun which expels a single globular projectile not exceeding .18 inch in diameter or which has a maximum muzzle velocity of less than 700 feet per second.
 Current Status:   4/5/2024 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   4/4/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal4/2/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal
 State Bill Page:   HB2925
 
HB2931CONCEAL CARRY-SCHOOL EMPLOYEE (REP. DENNIS TIPSWORD, JR. ) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that a concealed carry licensee who is an employee of a public or private elementary or secondary school may carry a concealed firearm into the school building, real property, and parking area under the control of the school where he or she is employed if, in addition to the training requirement to obtain a concealed carry license, he or she receives additional training from a training program established by the Illinois State Police. Provides that within 120 days after the effective date of the amendatory Act, the Illinois State Police shall establish a training program for licensees who are employees of a public or private elementary or secondary school to permit the employees to carry firearms into the school buildings where they are employed and their adjacent parking lots and real property. Provides that the Illinois State Police shall establish the training curriculum and the amount of training, which shall not exceed 48 hours, of which a maximum of 28 hours shall be firearm training. Provides that the training shall include the safe handling of firearms around children. Provides that the training must be completed annually.
 Current Status:   3/10/2023 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   3/9/2023 - House Judiciary - Criminal3/7/2023 - To Firearms and Firearm Safety Subcommittee
 State Bill Page:   HB2931
 
HB2932FIREARM RESTRAIN ORDER-6 MONTH (REP. STEVEN REICK) Repeals the provisions of Public Act 102-1116 that make amendatory changes to the Firearms Restraining Order Act that provide that a petitioner for a firearms restraining order may request a plenary firearms restraining order of up to one year, but not less than 6 months (restores the 6 months provision). Repeals provisions that the firearms restraining order may be renewed for an additional period of up to one year.
 Current Status:   3/10/2023 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   3/9/2023 - House Judiciary - Criminal3/7/2023 - To Firearms and Firearm Safety Subcommittee
 State Bill Page:   HB2932
 
HB2985FIREARM OWNERS ID ACT-REPEAL (REP. BLAINE WILHOUR) Repeals the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Amends various Acts to make conforming changes. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   2/16/2023 - Referred to House Rules
 Recent Status:   2/16/2023 - FIRST READING
2/16/2023 - Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Blaine Wilhour
 State Bill Page:   HB2985
 
HB2999REPEAL PA 102-1116 IN PART (REP. BRADLEY FRITTS) Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Repeals amendatory provisions of the Criminal Code of 2012 added by Public Act 102-1116 making it unlawful, beginning January 1, 2024, for any person within the State to knowingly possess an assault weapon, assault weapon attachment, .50 caliber rifle, or .50 caliber cartridge, with exemptions. Repeals provisions added by Public Act 102-1116 that make it unlawful for any person within the State to knowingly manufacture, deliver, sell, purchase, or cause to be manufactured, delivered, sold, or purchased a large capacity ammunition feeding device, with specified exemptions. Repeals amendatory provisions of the Criminal Code of 2012 that prohibit the manufacture, possession, sale, or offer to sell, purchase, manufacture, import, transfer, or use any device, part, kit, tool, accessory, or combination of parts that is designed to and functions to increase the rate of fire of a semiautomatic firearm above the standard rate of fire for semiautomatic firearms that is not equipped with that device, part, or combination of parts. Repeals amendatory provisions of the Freedom of Information Act added by Public Act 102-1116 that exempt from disclosure under the Act certain information concerning assault weapons endorsements received by the Illinois State Police. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   2/16/2023 - Referred to House Rules
 Recent Status:   2/16/2023 - FIRST READING
2/16/2023 - Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Bradley Fritts
 State Bill Page:   HB2999
 
HB3176FOID&CONCEALED CARRY-LIFETIME (REP. TOM WEBER) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Provides that the duration of a Firearm Owner's Identification Card shall be the lifetime of the holder of the Card (rather than 10 years). Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that the duration of a concealed carry license is the lifetime of the licensee (rather than 5 years). Provides that a Firearm Owner's Identification Card or concealed carry license issued before the effective date of the amendatory Act shall be valid during the Card holder's or licensee's lifetime regardless of the expiration date on the Card or license.
 Current Status:   2/17/2023 - Referred to House Rules
 Recent Status:   2/17/2023 - FIRST READING
2/16/2023 - Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Tom Weber
 State Bill Page:   HB3176
 
HB3197FIREARM OWNERS ID ACT-REPEAL (REP. DAVID FRIESS) Repeals the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Amends various Acts to make conforming changes. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   2/17/2023 - Referred to House Rules
 Recent Status:   2/17/2023 - FIRST READING
2/16/2023 - Filed with the Clerk by Rep. David Friess
 State Bill Page:   HB3197
 
HB3208PUBLIC ACT 102-1116 PART REP (REP. TONY MCCOMBIE) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Provides that the State, including the Illinois State Police, shall not establish or maintain a registry that contains information about the purchase of a firearm or the purchaser's personal identifying information. Repeals amendatory provisions of the Criminal Code of 2012 that beginning January 1, 2024, make it is unlawful for any person within the State to knowingly possess an assault weapon, assault weapon attachment, .50 caliber rifle, or .50 caliber cartridge, with exemptions, and provides penalties and repeals provisions that make it unlawful for any person within the State to knowingly manufacture, deliver, sell, purchase, or cause to be manufactured, delivered, sold, or purchased a large capacity ammunition feeding device, with specified exemptions, and which provide penalties for those actions. Repeals amendatory provisions of the Criminal Code of 2012 that prohibits the manufacture, possession, sale, or offers to sell, purchase, manufacture, import, transfer, or use any device, part, kit, tool, accessory, or combination of parts that is designed to and functions to increase the rate of fire of a semiautomatic firearm above the standard rate of fire for semiautomatic firearms that is not equipped with that device, part, or combination of parts. Repeals amendatory provisions of the Freedom of Information Act that exempt from disclosure under the Act certain information concerning assault weapons endorsements received by the Illinois State Police. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   3/10/2023 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   3/9/2023 - House Judiciary - Criminal3/7/2023 - To Firearms and Firearm Safety Subcommittee
 State Bill Page:   HB3208
 
HB3274FOID-CONCEALED CARRY-NO FEES (REP. DENNIS TIPSWORD, JR. ) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act and the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Eliminates fees under the Acts for applying for and renewing a Firearm Owners Identification Card or a concealed carry license.
 Current Status:   4/5/2024 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   4/4/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal4/2/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal
 State Bill Page:   HB3274
 
HB3355FOID-REVOCATION&SUSPENSION (REP. DAVID FRIESS) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of the Act to the contrary, on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act, the Illinois State Police may not revoke a Firearm Owner's Identification Card. Provides that on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act, a Firearm Owner's Identification Card may only be revoked after a Firearm Owner's Identification Card hearing has been held in the circuit court of the county of residence of the person whose Firearm Owner's Identification Card is sought to be revoked. Provides that if the State's Attorney of the county of residence of the person whose Firearm Owner's Identification Card is sought to be revoked has probable cause to believe that the person who has been issued a Firearm Owner's Identification Card is no longer eligible for the Card under the Act, the State's Attorney shall file a petition in the circuit court of the county of residence of the person whose Card is sought to be revoked. Provides that at the hearing, the person may present evidence in his or her favor seeking retention of his or her Firearm Owner's Identification Card and the Illinois State Police and State's Attorney may present evidence for revocation. Provides that the hearing shall be a civil proceeding and subject to due process, the Code of Civil Procedure, and the Illinois Rules of Evidence as adopted by the Supreme Court. Provides that the hearing shall be held within 45 days after the filing of the petition. Provides that if the circuit court determines, by clear and convincing evidence, that the person is ineligible for retention of his or her Firearm Owner's Identification Card under the Act, the court shall order the Illinois State Police to immediately revoke the Card and the circuit clerk shall seize the Card and transmit the Card to the Illinois State Police. Establishes procedures for the Illinois State Police to suspend a Firearm Owner's Identification Card Act.
 Current Status:   2/17/2023 - Referred to House Rules
 Recent Status:   2/17/2023 - FIRST READING
2/17/2023 - Filed with the Clerk by Rep. David Friess
 State Bill Page:   HB3355
 
HB4020FOID&CONCEALED CARRY-18 YEARS (REP. JOHN CABELLO) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Makes 18 (rather than 21) years of age as the minimum age in which a person, who is not an active duty member of the United States Armed Forces or the Illinois National Guard, may apply for a Firearm Owner's Identification Card without parental or legal guardian consent. Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Makes 18 (rather than 21) years of age as the minimum age for applying for and being issued a concealed carry license.
 Current Status:   3/23/2023 - Referred to House Rules
 Recent Status:   3/23/2023 - FIRST READING
3/17/2023 - Filed with the Clerk by Rep. John M. Cabello
 State Bill Page:   HB4020
 
HB4150ASSAULT WEAPONS - AFFIDAVIT (REP. AMY ELIK) Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that, should provisions regarding manufacture, possession, delivery, sale, and purchase of assault weapons, .50 caliber rifles, and .50 caliber cartridges be found to be unconstitutional by a court with all appeals exhausted or expired, the Illinois State Police shall immediately and permanently destroy or have destroyed each endorsement affidavit and all information collected from the endorsement affidavit in possession of the Illinois State Police and any law enforcement agency.
 Current Status:   10/18/2023 - Referred to House Rules
 Recent Status:   10/18/2023 - FIRST READING
9/28/2023 - Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Amy Elik
 State Bill Page:   HB4150
 
HB4217CONCEALED CARRY-OUT-OF-STATE (REP. JOE SOSNOWSKI) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Deletes provisions requiring an applicant or holder of a Firearm Owner's Identification Card to be a resident of the State of Illinois. Provides that a person who is not a resident of the State may apply for a Firearm Owner's Identification Card if the applicant complies with the provisions of the Act. Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that the Illinois State Police shall, by rule, allow for non-resident license applications from any state or territory of the United States if the applicant complies with the provisions of the Act (rather than from any state or territory of the United States with laws related to firearm ownership, possession, and carrying, that are substantially similar to the requirements to obtain a license under the Act).
 Current Status:   11/7/2023 - Referred to House Rules
 Recent Status:   11/7/2023 - FIRST READING
11/6/2023 - Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Joe C. Sosnowski
 State Bill Page:   HB4217
 
HB4327FIREARM OWNERS ID ACT-REPEAL (REP. JOHN CABELLO) Repeals the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Amends various Acts to make conforming changes. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   4/5/2024 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   4/4/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal4/2/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal
 State Bill Page:   HB4327
 
HB4328REPEAL PA 102-1116 IN PART (REP. JOHN CABELLO) Repeals the provisions of Public Act 102-1116 that make amendatory changes to the Firearms Restraining Order Act that provide that a petitioner for a firearms restraining order may request a plenary firearms restraining order of up to one-year, but not less than 6 months (restores the 6 months provision). Repeals provisions that the firearms restraining order may be renewed for an additional period of up to one year. Repeals amendatory provisions of the Criminal Code of 2012 making it unlawful, beginning January 1, 2024, for any person within the State to knowingly possess an assault weapon, assault weapon attachment, .50 caliber rifle, or .50 caliber cartridge, with exemptions. Repeals provisions that make it unlawful for any person within the State to knowingly manufacture, deliver, sell, purchase, or cause to be manufactured, delivered, sold, or purchased a large capacity ammunition feeding device, with specified exemptions. Repeals amendatory provisions of the Criminal Code of 2012 that prohibit the manufacture, possession, sale, or offer to sell, purchase, manufacture, import, transfer, or use any device, part, kit, tool, accessory, or combination of parts that is designed to and functions to increase the rate of fire of a semiautomatic firearm above the standard rate of fire for semiautomatic firearms that is not equipped with that device, part, or combination of parts. Repeals amendatory provisions of the Freedom of Information Act that exempt from disclosure under the Act certain information concerning assault weapons endorsements received by the Illinois State Police. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   1/16/2024 - Referred to House Rules
 Recent Status:   1/16/2024 - FIRST READING
1/3/2024 - Filed with the Clerk by Rep. John M. Cabello
 State Bill Page:   HB4328
 
HB4372REPEAL PA 102-1116 IN PART (REP. ADAM NIEMERG) Repeals the provisions of Public Act 102-1116 that make amendatory changes to the Firearms Restraining Order Act that provide that a petitioner for a firearms restraining order may request a plenary firearms restraining order of up to one-year, but not less than 6 months (restores the 6 months provision). Repeals provisions that the firearms restraining order may be renewed for an additional period of up to one year. Repeals amendatory provisions of the Criminal Code of 2012 making it unlawful, beginning January 1, 2024, for any person within the State to knowingly possess an assault weapon, assault weapon attachment, .50 caliber rifle, or .50 caliber cartridge, with exemptions. Repeals provisions that make it unlawful for any person within the State to knowingly manufacture, deliver, sell, purchase, or cause to be manufactured, delivered, sold, or purchased a large capacity ammunition feeding device, with specified exemptions. Repeals amendatory provisions of the Criminal Code of 2012 that prohibit the manufacture, possession, sale, or offer to sell, purchase, manufacture, import, transfer, or use any device, part, kit, tool, accessory, or combination of parts that is designed to and functions to increase the rate of fire of a semiautomatic firearm above the standard rate of fire for semiautomatic firearms that is not equipped with that device, part, or combination of parts. Repeals amendatory provisions of the Freedom of Information Act that exempt from disclosure under the Act certain information concerning assault weapons endorsements received by the Illinois State Police. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   1/16/2024 - Referred to House Rules
 Recent Status:   1/16/2024 - FIRST READING
1/8/2024 - Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Adam M. Niemerg
 State Bill Page:   HB4372
 
HB4500UNLAWFUL POSSESSION WEAPONS (REP. KAM BUCKNER; SEN. JAVIER CERVANTES) Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Changes the names of the offenses of unlawful use of weapons, unlawful use of weapons by felons or persons in the custody of the Department of Corrections facilities, aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, being an armed habitual criminal, unlawful use of firearm projectiles, and unlawful use of a firearm in the shape of a wireless telephone to unlawful possession of weapons, unlawful possession of weapons by felons or persons in the custody of the Department of Corrections facilities, aggravated unlawful possession of a weapon, persistent unlawful possession of a weapon, unlawful possession of firearm projectiles, and unlawful possession of a firearm in the shape of a wireless telephone. Provides that if any person before the effective date of the amendatory Act has been arrested, charged, prosecuted, convicted, or sentenced for unlawful use of weapons, unlawful use or possession of weapons by felons or persons in the custody of the Department of Corrections facilities, aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, being an armed habitual criminal, unlawful use of firearm projectiles, or unlawful use of a firearm in the shape of a wireless telephone, the changes of the names and the defendants to unlawful possession of weapons, unlawful possession of weapons by felons or persons in the custody of the Department of Corrections facilities, aggravated unlawful possession of a weapon, persistent unlawful possession of a weapon, unlawful possession of firearm projectiles, and unlawful possession of a firearm in the shape of a wireless telephone, shall retroactively be made in any criminal background records maintained by the Illinois State Police, law enforcement agencies, clerks of the circuit court, and any other State agencies providing criminal background information to the public under specified timelines. Amends various Acts to make conforming changes. Effective January 1, 2025.

House Floor Amendment No. 1 - In the amendatory changes to the Criminal Code of 2012, deletes provision that that if any person before the effective date of the amendatory Act has been arrested, charged, prosecuted, convicted, or sentenced for various weapons offenses the name changes to those offenses made by the amendatory Act shall retroactively be made in any criminal background records maintained by the Illinois State Police, law enforcement agencies, clerks of the circuit court, and any other State agencies providing criminal background information to the public under specified timelines.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 - Changes the name of the offense of "persistent unlawful possession of a weapon" to "unlawful possession of a firearm by a repeat felony offender".
 Current Status:   5/24/2024 - Consideration of Senate Amendments
 Recent Status:   5/23/2024 - Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Recommends Be Adopted Judiciary - Criminal Committee; 015-000-000
5/23/2024 - Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Rules Referred to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
 State Bill Page:   HB4500
 
HB5037FIREARM USED TO COMMIT CRIME (REP. KELLY CASSIDY) Amends the Criminal Code of 2012 and the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that certain offenses for which the use of a firearm requires the court to add 15 years, 20 years, or 25 years or up to a term of natural life to the sentence, makes the additional sentences discretionary with the court. Deletes provisions that permit the court in those cases to impose a term of natural life imprisonment upon the defendant. Provides that the court may impose the additional sentences only if the defendant was personally armed with the firearm and was personally displaying the firearm.
 Current Status:   4/5/2024 - House Committee Amendment No. 2 Rule 19(c) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
 Recent Status:   4/5/2024 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
4/4/2024 - House Judiciary - Criminal
 State Bill Page:   HB5037
 
HB5785CONCEALED CARRY-REPEAL (REP. JOHN CABELLO) Repeals the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that the unlawful use of weapons and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon statutes do not apply to or affect any person carrying a concealed pistol, revolver, or handgun and the person has been issued a currently valid Firearm Owner's Identification Card under the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Amends various Acts to make conforming changes.
 Current Status:   3/20/2024 - Referred to House Rules
 Recent Status:   3/20/2024 - FIRST READING
3/18/2024 - Filed with the Clerk by Rep. John M. Cabello
 State Bill Page:   HB5785
 
SB424CRIMINAL LAW-TECH (SEN. RAM VILLIVALAM; REP. KEVIN OLICKAL) Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 - Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Firearms Restraining Order Act. Expands the definition of "petitioner" to include intimate partners. Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Eliminates the repeal date of the statute creating the First Time Weapon Offender Program. Changes the name of the Program to the First Time Weapon Offense Program. Deletes a provision that a defendant is not eligible for the Program if he or she is 21 years of age or older. Provides that the Program shall be at least 6 (rather than 18) months and not to exceed 18 (rather than 24) months. Makes other changes regarding the conditions of the Program. Effective July 1, 2023.

Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 - Provides that the First-Time Weapon Offense Program shall be at least 6 months but not more than 24 months (rather than 18 months) in duration.
 Current Status:   7/28/2023 - Effective Date July 28, 2023
 Recent Status:   7/28/2023 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 103-0370
7/28/2023 - GOVERNOR APPROVED
 State Bill Page:   SB424
 
SB1232FISH/HUNT LICENSE FEES (SEN. NEIL ANDERSON) Amends the Fish and Aquatic Life Code and the Wildlife Code. Provides that the current fees for a fishing license, sportsmen's combination license, and hunting license are annual fees. Allows a resident to obtain a 3-year fishing license (for a fee of $45), sportsmen's combination license (for a fee of $78.75), or hunting license (for a fee of $37.50). Provides that there is no fee for an annual or 3-year fishing license, sportsmen's combination license, or hunting license for a resident Gold Star Family member. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   3/31/2023 - Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
 Recent Status:   3/23/2023 - Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As March 31, 2023
3/10/2023 - Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As March 24, 2023
 State Bill Page:   SB1232
 
SB1327CONCEAL CARRY-TRANSPORT-PARKS (SEN. DALE FOWLER) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that the prohibition against a licensee carrying a firearm into any building, parking area, or portion of a building under the control of an officer of the executive or legislative branch of government does not apply to any rest areas under the control of the Department of Transportation or to buildings located in rest areas under the control of the Department of Transportation. Eliminates provision that a licensee shall not knowingly carry a firearm on any bus, train, or form of transportation paid for in whole or in part with public funds, and any building, real property, and parking area under the control of a public transportation facility paid for in whole or in part with public funds. Eliminates a provision that a licensee shall not knowingly carry a firearm in any public park, athletic area, or athletic facility under the control of a municipality or park district. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   2/6/2023 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/6/2023 - FIRST READING
2/6/2023 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Dale Fowler
 State Bill Page:   SB1327
 
SB1328FIREARM OWNERS ID-18 YRS (SEN. DALE FOWLER) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Lowers the minimum age in which a person who is not an active duty member of the United States Armed Forces may apply for a Firearm Owner's Identification Card without parental or legal guardian consent from 21 years of age to 18 years of age. Provides that an applicant who is 18 (rather than 21) years of age or older seeking a religious exemption to the photograph requirement must furnish with the application an approved copy of United States Department of the Treasury Internal Revenue Service Form 4029.
 Current Status:   2/6/2023 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/6/2023 - FIRST READING
2/6/2023 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Dale Fowler
 State Bill Page:   SB1328
 
SB1331CONCEAL CARRY-TRANSPORT-PARKS (SEN. DALE FOWLER) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that the prohibition against a licensee carrying a firearm into any building, parking area, or portion of a building under the control of an officer of the executive or legislative branch of government does not apply to any rest areas under the control of the Department of Transportation or to buildings located in rest areas under the control of the Department of Transportation. Eliminates a provision that a licensee shall not knowingly carry a firearm on any bus, train, or form of transportation paid for in whole or in part with public funds, and any building, real property, and parking area under the control of a public transportation facility paid for in whole or in part with public funds. Eliminates a provision that a licensee shall not knowingly carry a firearm in any public park, athletic area, or athletic facility under the control of a municipality or park district. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   2/6/2023 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/6/2023 - FIRST READING
2/6/2023 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Dale Fowler
 State Bill Page:   SB1331
 
SB1728CONCEALED CARRY-RECIPROCITY (SEN. NEIL ANDERSON) 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 license or permit holder is not a resident of Illinois, and the license or 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 or permit establishes legal residence in this State. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   2/9/2023 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/9/2023 - FIRST READING
2/9/2023 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
 State Bill Page:   SB1728
 
SB1730FOID&CONCEALED CARRY-AMMO (SEN. NEIL ANDERSON) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Eliminates a provision that no person may acquire or possess firearm ammunition within the State without having in his or her possession a Firearm Owner's Identification Card previously issued in his or her name by the Illinois State Police under the provisions of the Act. Eliminates a provision that no person may knowingly transfer, or cause to be transferred, any firearm ammunition to any person within the State unless the transferee with whom the person deals displays either: (1) a currently valid Firearm Owner's Identification Card which has previously been issued in his or her name by the Illinois State Police under the provisions of the Act; or (2) a currently valid license to carry a concealed firearm which has previously been issued in his or her name by the Illinois State Police under the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   2/9/2023 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/9/2023 - FIRST READING
2/9/2023 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
 State Bill Page:   SB1730
 
SB1957FIREARM OWNERS ID ACT-REPEAL (SEN. THOMAS BENNETT) Repeals the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Amends various Acts to make conforming changes.
 Current Status:   2/9/2023 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/9/2023 - FIRST READING
2/9/2023 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Tom Bennett
 State Bill Page:   SB1957
 
SB1973FOID-REVOCATION&SUSPENSION (SEN. TERRI BRYANT) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of the Act to the contrary, on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act, the Illinois State Police may not revoke a Firearm Owner's Identification Card. Provides that on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act, a Firearm Owner's Identification Card may only be revoked after a Firearm Owner's Identification Card hearing has been held in the circuit court of the county of residence of the person whose Firearm Owner's Identification Card is sought to be revoked. Provides that if the State's Attorney of the county of residence of the person whose Firearm Owner's Identification Card is sought to be revoked has probable cause to believe that the person who has been issued a Firearm Owner's Identification Card is no longer eligible for the Card under the Act, the State's Attorney shall file a petition in the circuit court of the county of residence of the person whose Card is sought to be revoked. Provides that at the hearing, the person may present evidence in his or her favor seeking retention of his or her Firearm Owner's Identification Card and the Illinois State Police and State's Attorney may present evidence for revocation. Provides that the hearing shall be a civil proceeding and subject to due process, the Code of Civil Procedure, and the Illinois Rules of Evidence as adopted by the Supreme Court. Provides that the hearing shall be held within 45 days after the filing of the petition. Provides that if the circuit court determines, by clear and convincing evidence, that the person is ineligible for retention of his or her Firearm Owner's Identification Card under the Act, the court shall order the Illinois State Police to immediately revoke the Card and the circuit clerk shall seize the Card and transmit the Card to the Illinois State Police. Establishes procedures for the Illinois State Police to suspend a Firearm Owner's Identification Card Act.
 Current Status:   2/9/2023 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/9/2023 - FIRST READING
2/9/2023 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Terri Bryant
 State Bill Page:   SB1973
 
SB2106GA FIREARM TRAINING (SEN. NEIL ANDERSON) Amends the General Assembly Operations Act. Provides that any member of the General Assembly who wishes to introduce a bill pertaining to a firearm must be able to prove that he or she has completed firearm training requirements under the Firearm Concealed Carry Act, range safety officer training, and a basic knowledge test of calibers and gauges of firearms.
 Current Status:   2/9/2023 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/9/2023 - FIRST READING
2/9/2023 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
 State Bill Page:   SB2106
 
SB2107FIREARMS-LICENSE RENEWAL (SEN. NEIL ANDERSON) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Provides that a renewed Firearm Owner's Identification Card issued under the Act shall be valid for the person to whom it is issued for a period of 10 years from the date of expiration on the previously issued card. Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that a renewed license under the Act shall be valid for the person to whom it is issued for a period of 5 years from the date of expiration of the previously issued license. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   2/9/2023 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/9/2023 - FIRST READING
2/9/2023 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
 State Bill Page:   SB2107
 
SB2109CONCEAL CARRY-TRANSPORT-PARKS (SEN. NEIL ANDERSON) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that the prohibition against a licensee carrying a firearm into any building, parking area, or portion of a building under the control of an officer of the executive or legislative branch of government does not apply to any rest areas under the control of the Department of Transportation or to buildings located in rest areas under the control of the Department of Transportation. Eliminates a provision that a licensee shall not knowingly carry a firearm on any bus, train, or form of transportation paid for in whole or in part with public funds, and any building, real property, and parking area under the control of a public transportation facility paid for in whole or in part with public funds. Eliminates a provision that a licensee shall not knowingly carry a firearm in any public park, athletic area, or athletic facility under the control of a municipality or park district. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   2/9/2023 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/9/2023 - FIRST READING
2/9/2023 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
 State Bill Page:   SB2109
 
SB2110CONCEALED CARRY-DOT REST AREAS (SEN. NEIL ANDERSON) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that the prohibition against carrying a firearm into any building, parking area, or portion of a building under the control of an officer of the executive or legislative branch of government does not apply to any rest areas under the control of the Department of Transportation or to buildings located in rest areas under the control of the Department of Transportation. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   2/9/2023 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/9/2023 - FIRST READING
2/9/2023 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
 State Bill Page:   SB2110
 
SB2111CONCEAL CARRY-PUBLIC TRANSPORT (SEN. NEIL ANDERSON) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Eliminates a provision that a licensee under the Act shall not knowingly carry a firearm on any bus, train, or form of transportation paid for in whole or in part with public funds, or in any building, real property, or parking area under the control of a public transportation facility paid for in whole or in part with public funds. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   2/9/2023 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/9/2023 - FIRST READING
2/9/2023 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
 State Bill Page:   SB2111
 
SB2136FIREARM OWNERS ID ACT-REPEAL (SEN. ANDREW CHESNEY) Repeals the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Amends various Acts to make conforming changes. Effective January 1, 2024.
 Current Status:   2/10/2023 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/10/2023 - FIRST READING
2/10/2023 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Andrew S. Chesney
 State Bill Page:   SB2136
 
SB2144UNLAWFUL WEAPON USE (SEN. ANDREW CHESNEY) Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that a person commits a petty offense if he or she is convicted of a violation for unlawful use of a weapon that would not be an offense if the person possessed a valid Firearm Owner's Identification Card. Effective January 1, 2024.
 Current Status:   2/10/2023 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/10/2023 - FIRST READING
2/10/2023 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Andrew S. Chesney
 State Bill Page:   SB2144
 
SB2185WORLD SHOOT&RECREATION COMPLEX (SEN. TERRI BRYANT) Amends the State Property Control Act. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of the Act or any other law to the contrary, the Director of Natural Resources may dispose of the World Shooting and Recreational Complex located in Sparta, Illinois. Provides that the Director may sell the complex. Provides that if the Director opts to sell the World Shooting and Recreational Complex, the Director shall dispose of the property using a competitive sealed proposal process. Establishes requirements of the proposal process. Provides that the Director may order such surveys, abstracts of title, or commitments for title insurance, environmental reports, property condition reports, appraisals, or any other services or materials as the Director may deem necessary. Provides that all conveyances of property made by the Director under this provision shall be by quit claim deed and subject to existing public utilities, existing public roads, and any and all reservations, easements, encumbrances, covenants, and restrictions of record. Provides that moneys received from the sale of real property under this provision, and deemed necessary to repay tax-exempt bond proceeds issued for the purpose of acquisition, development, or improvement of the property, shall be deposited into the Capital Development Fund. Provides that any remaining funds may be deposited into other special funds used in the acquisition and development of the property by the State, provided that any obligations of the State to the purchaser acquiring the property, a contractor involved in the sale of the property, or a unit of local government may be remitted from the proceeds during the closing process and need not be deposited in the State treasury prior to closing. Amends the Illinois Procurement Code to make conforming changes. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   3/31/2023 - Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
 Recent Status:   3/23/2023 - Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As March 31, 2023
3/22/2023 - Postponed - Judiciary
 State Bill Page:   SB2185
 
SB2333CONCEALED CARRY-SCHOOLS (SEN. TERRI BRYANT) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that the school board of a school district of a public elementary or secondary school or a non-public elementary or secondary school may develop a policy to permit the carrying of a firearm by an employee of the school, licensed under the Act, in any building or on any real property or parking area under the control of the public or non-public elementary or secondary school. Provides that the policy must contain safe storage provisions for the firearm. Those provisions must include securing the firearm in a locked box or container that cannot be accessed by students. Changes "private" elementary or secondary school references in the Act to "non-public" elementary or secondary school.
 Current Status:   2/10/2023 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/10/2023 - FIRST READING
2/10/2023 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Terri Bryant
 State Bill Page:   SB2333
 
SB2334FOID-REVOCATION-SUSPENSION (SEN. TERRI BRYANT) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of the Act to the contrary, on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act, the Illinois State Police may not revoke a Firearm Owner's Identification Card. Provides that on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act, a Firearm Owner's Identification Card may only be revoked after a Firearm Owner's Identification Card hearing has been held in the circuit court of the county of residence of the person whose Firearm Owner's Identification Card is sought to be revoked. Provides that if the State's Attorney of the county of residence of the person whose Firearm Owner's Identification Card is sought to be revoked has probable cause to believe that the person who has been issued a Firearm Owner's Identification Card is no longer eligible for the Card under the Act, the State's Attorney shall file a petition in the circuit court of the county of residence of the person whose Card is sought to be revoked. Provides that at the hearing, the person may present evidence in his or her favor seeking retention of his or her Firearm Owner's Identification Card and the Illinois State Police and State's Attorney may present evidence for revocation. Provides that the hearing shall be a civil proceeding and subject to due process, the Code of Civil Procedure, and the Illinois Rules of Evidence as adopted by the Supreme Court. Provides that the hearing shall be held within 45 days after the filing of the petition. Provides that if the circuit court determines, by clear and convincing evidence, that the person is ineligible for retention of his or her Firearm Owner's Identification Card under the Act, the court shall order the Illinois State Police to immediately revoke the Card and the circuit clerk shall seize the Card and transmit the Card to the Illinois State Police. Establishes procedures for the Illinois State Police to suspend a Firearm Owner's Identification Card Act.
 Current Status:   2/10/2023 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/10/2023 - FIRST READING
2/10/2023 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Terri Bryant
 State Bill Page:   SB2334
 
SB2389SCHOOL-EMPLOYEES-FIREARMS (SEN. JIL TRACY) Amends the School Code. Provides that a school board may permit any full-time employee who primarily performs his or her duties on school grounds to carry a firearm while on school grounds if the employee has received written permission to carry a firearm by the school district. Provides that the person must have undergone a psychiatric evaluation and a drug test as determined by the school board and possess a valid license to carry a concealed firearm in the State under the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that the employee must undergo periodic psychiatric evaluations and drug tests to continue to carry a firearm on school grounds. Provides that notwithstanding any other provisions of law, a school district may not require any educator, as a condition of employment, to carry a firearm on school grounds. Makes conforming changes. Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Exempts these employees from violations of the unlawful use of weapons and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon statutes for carrying a firearm in a school under the provisions added to the School Code. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   2/10/2023 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/10/2023 - FIRST READING
2/10/2023 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Jil Tracy
 State Bill Page:   SB2389
 
SB3084FOID CARD&CONCEAL CARRY-EXPIRE (SEN. THOMAS BENNETT) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Provides that the expiration date of a Firearm Owner's Identification Card issued on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act must be boldly and conspicuously displayed on the face of the card. Provides that the expiration date of a combined Firearm Owner's Identification Card and concealed carry license issued on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act must be boldly and conspicuously displayed on the face of the card and must clearly identify the expiration date of the person's Firearm Owner's Identification Card and the expiration date of the person's concealed carry license.
 Current Status:   2/2/2024 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/2/2024 - FIRST READING
2/2/2024 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Tom Bennett
 State Bill Page:   SB3084
 
SB3088FIREARM OWNERS ID ACT-REPEAL (SEN. THOMAS BENNETT) Repeals the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Amends various Acts to make conforming changes.
 Current Status:   2/2/2024 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/2/2024 - FIRST READING
2/2/2024 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Tom Bennett
 State Bill Page:   SB3088
 
SB3119FOID-MILITARY OUT OF STATE (SEN. SALLY TURNER) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Provides that the authority of the Illinois State Police to deny an application for or to revoke and seize a Firearm Owner's Identification Card previously issued under the Act to a person who is not a resident of the State of Illinois does not apply to an applicant who is an Illinois resident in the United States Military permanently assigned out of state. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   5/17/2024 - Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 24, 2024
 Recent Status:   5/3/2024 - Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 17, 2024
4/12/2024 - Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 3, 2024
 State Bill Page:   SB3119
 
SB3140CONCEAL CARRY-TRANSPORT-PARKS (SEN. DALE FOWLER) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that the prohibition against a licensee carrying a firearm into any building, parking area, or portion of a building under the control of an officer of the executive or legislative branch of government does not apply to any rest areas under the control of the Department of Transportation or to buildings located in rest areas under the control of the Department of Transportation. Eliminates a provision that a licensee shall not knowingly carry a firearm on any bus, train, or form of transportation paid for in whole or in part with public funds, and any building, real property, and parking area under the control of a public transportation facility paid for in whole or in part with public funds. Eliminates a provision that a licensee shall not knowingly carry a firearm in any public park, athletic area, or athletic facility under the control of a municipality or park district. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   5/17/2024 - Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 24, 2024
 Recent Status:   5/3/2024 - Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 17, 2024
4/12/2024 - Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 3, 2024
 State Bill Page:   SB3140
 
SB3142CONCEALED CARRY-RECIPROCITY (SEN. DALE FOWLER) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that the Illinois State Police shall recognize a concealed carry permit or license issued to a person age 21 years of age or older: (i) by a state whose requirements to obtain a permit or license are substantially similar to the training requirements under the Act or (ii) by any contiguous state with which Illinois has entered into a reciprocal agreement. Provides that a nonresident 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 or permit establishes legal residence in this State. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   5/17/2024 - Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 24, 2024
 Recent Status:   5/3/2024 - Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 17, 2024
4/12/2024 - Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 3, 2024
 State Bill Page:   SB3142
 
SB3143FIREARM OWNERS ID-18 YRS (SEN. DALE FOWLER) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Lowers the minimum age in which a person who is not an active duty member of the United States Armed Forces or the Illinois National Guard may apply for a Firearm Owner's Identification Card without parental or legal guardian consent from 21 years of age to 18 years of age. Provides that an applicant who is 18 (rather than 21) years of age or older seeking a religious exemption to the photograph requirement must furnish with the application an approved copy of United States Department of the Treasury Internal Revenue Service Form 4029.
 Current Status:   2/6/2024 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/6/2024 - FIRST READING
2/6/2024 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Dale Fowler
 State Bill Page:   SB3143
 
SB3144CONCEAL CARRY-TRANSPORT-PARKS (SEN. DALE FOWLER) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that the prohibition against a licensee carrying a firearm into any building, parking area, or portion of a building under the control of an officer of the executive or legislative branch of government does not apply to any rest areas under the control of the Department of Transportation or to buildings located in rest areas under the control of the Department of Transportation. Eliminates a provision that a licensee shall not knowingly carry a firearm on any bus, train, or form of transportation paid for in whole or in part with public funds, and any building, real property, and parking area under the control of a public transportation facility paid for in whole or in part with public funds. Eliminates a provision that a licensee shall not knowingly carry a firearm in any public park, athletic area, or athletic facility under the control of a municipality or park district. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   5/17/2024 - Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 24, 2024
 Recent Status:   5/3/2024 - Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 17, 2024
4/12/2024 - Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 3, 2024
 State Bill Page:   SB3144
 
SB3178CRIM CD-ASSAULT WEAPONS (SEN. NEIL ANDERSON) Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that an "assault weapon" includes a semiautomatic shotgun that has a fixed magazine with the capacity of more than 10 (rather than 5) rounds. Defines "capacity" as the total number of rounds that can be used of the maximum identified chambered sized round. Provides that "assault weapon" does not include any firearm that is included on the list of applicable weapons approved for hunting purposes and expressly permitted under the Wildlife Code.
 Current Status:   2/6/2024 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/6/2024 - FIRST READING
2/6/2024 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
 State Bill Page:   SB3178
 
SB3186FOID-REVOCATION-SUSPENSION (SEN. TERRI BRYANT) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Provides that notwithstanding any other provision of the Act to the contrary, on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act, the Illinois State Police may not revoke a Firearm Owner's Identification Card. Provides that on or after the effective date of the amendatory Act, a Firearm Owner's Identification Card may only be revoked after a Firearm Owner's Identification Card hearing has been held in the circuit court of the county of residence of the person whose Firearm Owner's Identification Card is sought to be revoked. Provides that if the State's Attorney of the county of residence of the person whose Firearm Owner's Identification Card is sought to be revoked has probable cause to believe that the person who has been issued a Firearm Owner's Identification Card is no longer eligible for the Card under the Act, the State's Attorney shall file a petition in the circuit court of the county of residence of the person whose Card is sought to be revoked. Provides that at the hearing, the person may present evidence in his or her favor seeking retention of his or her Firearm Owner's Identification Card and the Illinois State Police and State's Attorney may present evidence for revocation. Provides that the hearing shall be a civil proceeding and subject to due process, the Code of Civil Procedure, and the Illinois Rules of Evidence as adopted by the Supreme Court. Provides that the hearing shall be held within 45 days after the filing of the petition. Provides that if the circuit court determines, by clear and convincing evidence, that the person is ineligible for retention of his or her Firearm Owner's Identification Card under the Act, the court shall order the Illinois State Police to immediately revoke the Card and the circuit clerk shall seize the Card and transmit the Card to the Illinois State Police. Establishes procedures for the Illinois State Police to suspend a Firearm Owner's Identification Card Act.
 Current Status:   2/6/2024 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/6/2024 - FIRST READING
2/6/2024 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Terri Bryant
 State Bill Page:   SB3186
 
SB3187FIREARMS-LICENSE RENEWAL (SEN. NEIL ANDERSON) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Provides that a renewed Firearm Owner's Identification Card issued under the Act shall be valid for the person to whom it is issued for a period of 10 years from the date of expiration on the previously issued card. Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that a renewed license under the Act shall be valid for the person to whom it is issued for a period of 5 years from the date of expiration of the previously issued license. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   2/6/2024 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/6/2024 - FIRST READING
2/6/2024 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
 State Bill Page:   SB3187
 
SB3189CONCEALED CARRY-DOT REST AREAS (SEN. NEIL ANDERSON) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that the prohibition against carrying a firearm into any building, parking area, or portion of a building under the control of an officer of the executive or legislative branch of government does not apply to any rest areas under the control of the Department of Transportation or to buildings located in rest areas under the control of the Department of Transportation. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   5/17/2024 - Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 24, 2024
 Recent Status:   5/3/2024 - Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 17, 2024
4/12/2024 - Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 3, 2024
 State Bill Page:   SB3189
 
SB3190CONCEAL CARRY-TRANSPORT-PARKS (SEN. NEIL ANDERSON) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that the prohibition against a licensee carrying a firearm into any building, parking area, or portion of a building under the control of an officer of the executive or legislative branch of government does not apply to any rest areas under the control of the Department of Transportation or to buildings located in rest areas under the control of the Department of Transportation. Eliminates a provision that a licensee shall not knowingly carry a firearm on any bus, train, or form of transportation paid for in whole or in part with public funds, and any building, real property, and parking area under the control of a public transportation facility paid for in whole or in part with public funds. Eliminates a provision that a licensee shall not knowingly carry a firearm in any public park, athletic area, or athletic facility under the control of a municipality or park district. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   5/17/2024 - Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 24, 2024
 Recent Status:   5/3/2024 - Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 17, 2024
4/12/2024 - Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 3, 2024
 State Bill Page:   SB3190
 
SB3191FOID/CONCEALED CARRY-AMMO (SEN. NEIL ANDERSON) Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Eliminates a provision that no person may acquire or possess firearm ammunition within the State without having in his or her possession a Firearm Owner's Identification Card previously issued in his or her name by the Illinois State Police under the provisions of the Act. Eliminates a provision that no person may knowingly transfer, or cause to be transferred, any firearm ammunition to any person within the State unless the transferee with whom the person deals displays either: (1) a currently valid Firearm Owner's Identification Card which has previously been issued in his or her name by the Illinois State Police under the provisions of the Act; or (2) a currently valid license to carry a concealed firearm which has previously been issued in his or her name by the Illinois State Police under the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   2/6/2024 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/6/2024 - FIRST READING
2/6/2024 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
 State Bill Page:   SB3191
 
SB3193CONCEAL CARRY-PUBLIC TRANSPORT (SEN. NEIL ANDERSON) Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Eliminates a provision that a licensee under the Act shall not knowingly carry a firearm on any bus, train, or form of transportation paid for in whole or in part with public funds, or in any building, real property, or parking area under the control of a public transportation facility paid for in whole or in part with public funds. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   5/17/2024 - Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 24, 2024
 Recent Status:   5/3/2024 - Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 17, 2024
4/12/2024 - Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 3, 2024
 State Bill Page:   SB3193
 
SB3194CONCEALED CARRY-RECIPROCITY (SEN. NEIL ANDERSON) 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 license or permit holder is not a resident of Illinois, and the license or 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 or permit establishes legal residence in this State. Effective immediately.
 Current Status:   5/17/2024 - Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 24, 2024
 Recent Status:   5/3/2024 - Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 17, 2024
4/12/2024 - Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 3, 2024
 State Bill Page:   SB3194
 
SB3199CRIM CD-FIREARM SILENCER (SEN. NEIL ANDERSON) Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Deletes provisions that prohibit the possession or use of any device or attachment of any kind designed, used, or intended for use in silencing the report of any firearm. Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963 to make conforming changes.
 Current Status:   2/6/2024 - Referred to Senate Assignments
 Recent Status:   2/6/2024 - FIRST READING
2/6/2024 - Filed with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
 State Bill Page:   SB3199
 
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