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 Bill Status of HB3791  96th General Assembly


Short Description:  CRIM CD-FIREARM AMNESTY

House Sponsors
Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez - William Davis, Luis Arroyo, Lisa M. Dugan, Linda Chapa LaVia and Careen M. Gordon

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/24-11 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that a municipal police department or church may establish a Firearm Relinquishment Amnesty Program. Provides that a resident of the county or municipality where the law enforcement agency that has established a Firearm Relinquishment Amnesty Program is located may, without identifying himself or herself and without being subject to prosecution for a violation of State law or a county or municipal ordinance relating to the illegal possession of that firearm, transfer the firearm to that local law enforcement agency or church. Preempts home rule. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/25/2009HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
  2/25/2009HouseFirst Reading
  2/25/2009HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/3/2009HouseAssigned to Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee
  3/12/2009HouseMotion Do Pass - Lost Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee; 003-003-000
  3/12/2009HouseRemains in Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee
  3/12/2009HouseDo Pass / Standard Debate Judiciary II - Criminal Law Committee; 004-003-000
  3/12/2009HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/18/2009HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Luis Arroyo
  3/18/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. William Davis
  3/24/2009HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lisa M. Dugan
  3/24/2009HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  3/26/2009HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Careen M. Gordon
  4/1/2009HouseSecond Reading - Standard Debate
  4/1/2009HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Standard Debate
  4/3/2009HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

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