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 Bill Status of SB2539  97th General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. William R. Haine

House Sponsors
(Rep. Brandon W. Phelps - Michael Unes)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2013SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/24-2

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends provisions of the Criminal Code of 1961 establishing exemptions to the offense of unlawful use of weapons. In provisions exempting a person who is an active member of a bona fide, nationally recognized military re-enacting group possessing a vintage rifle or modern reproduction with a barrel or barrels less than 16 inches in length for use during historical re-enactments, deletes language requiring the person to have a Curios and Relics license from the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. Adds language exempting a person who has a Curios and Relics license from the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives from certain provisions prohibiting the unlawful use of weapons. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  12/13/2011SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. William R. Haine
  12/13/2011SenateFirst Reading
  12/13/2011SenateReferred to Assignments
  1/31/2012SenateAssigned to Public Health
  3/7/2012SenateDo Pass Public Health; 008-000-000
  3/7/2012SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 8, 2012
  3/8/2012SenateSecond Reading
  3/8/2012SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading March 21, 2012
  3/22/2012SenateThird Reading - Passed; 050-000-000
  3/22/2012HouseArrived in House
  3/23/2012HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Michael Unes
  3/23/2012HousePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  3/23/2012HouseFirst Reading
  3/23/2012HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  5/10/2012HouseAlternate Chief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Brandon W. Phelps
  5/10/2012HouseAdded Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael Unes
  1/8/2013SenateSession Sine Die

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