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 Bill Status of HB5939  97th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Michelle Mussman - Martin J. Moylan - Jonathan Carroll, Deb Conroy, John Connor and Dave Severin

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/24-1from Ch. 38, par. 24-1

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that a person commits the offense of unlawful use of weapons when he knowingly sells, manufactures, purchases, possesses, or carries a firearm with: (1) a major component of which, if subjected to inspection by common metal detection devices, would not be detectable; or (2) a major component of which, if subjected to inspection by common imaging detection devices, would not generate an image that accurately depicts the shape of the component. Provides that this offense is a Class 2 felony. Creates exemptions. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  8/7/2018HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Michelle Mussman
  8/8/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Martin J. Moylan
  8/8/2018HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan Carroll
  8/8/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deb Conroy
  8/8/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John Connor
  8/10/2018HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Dave Severin
  11/7/2018HouseFirst Reading
  11/7/2018HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/8/2019HouseSession Sine Die

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