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 Bill Status of HB0173  96th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Brandon W. Phelps - Patrick J. Verschoore, Shane Cultra, David Reis, John D. Cavaletto, Lisa M. Dugan, Careen M. Gordon and Robert F. Flider

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/24-2from Ch. 38, par. 24-2

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that a unit of local government, including a home rule unit, may not regulate the transportation of firearms and may not regulate the transportation of ammunition, components, accessories, or accoutrements for firearms. Provides that the provisions of any ordinance or resolution adopted before, on, or after the effective date of the amendatory Act by any unit of local government that imposes restrictions or limitations on the transportation of firearms and ammunition, components, accessories, and accoutrements of firearms in a manner other than the requirements that are imposed by the Deadly Weapons Article of the Code are invalid and all those existing ordinances and resolutions are void. Provides that this provision is a limitation of home rule powers under subsection (h) of Section 6 of Article VII of the Illinois Constitution. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  1/13/2009HousePrefiled with Clerk by Rep. Brandon W. Phelps
  1/14/2009HouseFirst Reading
  1/14/2009HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/10/2009HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Patrick J. Verschoore
  2/10/2009HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Shane Cultra
  2/11/2009HouseAssigned to Agriculture & Conservation Committee
  2/18/2009HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. David Reis
  2/18/2009HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John D. Cavaletto
  2/26/2009HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Lisa M. Dugan
  3/10/2009HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Agriculture & Conservation Committee; 009-001-000
  3/11/2009HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/19/2009HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/19/2009HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/26/2009HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Careen M. Gordon
  4/3/2009HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  4/28/2010HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 7, 2010
  4/28/2010HouseApproved for Consideration Rules Committee; 003-002-000
  4/28/2010HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  5/4/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert F. Flider
  5/7/2010HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 28, 2010
  5/28/2010HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

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