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 Bill Status of SB1171  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  FOID CARD ACT-PRIVATE SALE

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Dan Kotowski - Jacqueline Y. Collins - Terry Link - Kwame Raoul, Heather A. Steans, Daniel Biss, Kimberly A. Lightford, Iris Y. Martinez and Antonio Muņoz

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2015SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
430 ILCS 65/3from Ch. 38, par. 83-3
430 ILCS 65/3.1from Ch. 38, par. 83-3.1


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Provides that a person who is not a federally licensed importer, manufacturer, or dealer and who desires to sell or transfer a firearm of a size that may be concealed upon the person to another person, who is not a federally licensed importer, manufacturer, or dealer, shall do so only at the place of business of a federally licensed firearm dealer. Provides that the federally licensed firearm dealer shall conduct a background check on the prospective recipient of the firearm and follow all other applicable federal, State, and local laws as if he or she were the seller of the firearm. Provides that the purchaser or transferee may be required by the federally licensed firearm dealer to pay a fee not to exceed $10 per firearm, plus other authorized fees. Makes exceptions for (i) the transfer of a firearm between spouses, a parent and child, or other family members, (ii) transfers by persons acting pursuant to operation of law or a court order, or (iii) transfers on the grounds of a gun show. Provides that the Department of State Police shall develop an Internet based system for individuals to request the Department of State Police to conduct an instant criminal background check prior to the sale or transfer of a handgun. Provides that the Department of State Police shall have the system completed and available for use by July 1, 2014.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/30/2013SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Dan Kotowski
  1/30/2013SenateFirst Reading
  1/30/2013SenateReferred to Assignments
  1/31/2013SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins
  2/7/2013SenateAssigned to Judiciary
  3/5/2013SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Heather A. Steans
  3/5/2013SenateTo Subcommittee on Firearms
  3/6/2013SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Terry Link
  3/6/2013SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Kwame Raoul
  3/6/2013SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Daniel Biss
  3/6/2013SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
  3/6/2013SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
  3/6/2013SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Antonio Muņoz
  3/22/2013SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 19, 2013
  4/19/2013SenateRule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 10, 2013
  4/29/2013SenateRule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As May 3, 2013
  5/10/2013SenateRule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2013
  8/9/2013SenatePursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments
  1/13/2015SenateSession Sine Die

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