Bill Status of SB2859 99th General Assembly
Short Description: FOID-FIREARM REGISTRATION
Sen. Ira I. Silverstein
| 1/10/2017||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Freedom of Information Act. Provides that names and information of people who have applied for or received Certificates of Firearm Registration are exempt from public inspections and copying. Amends the State Finance Act. Creates the National Instant Criminal Background Check System Improvement Fund and the Illinois LEADS Information and Technology Improvement Fund. Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Act. Provides that the Act may now be cited to as the "Firearm Owners Identification Card and Certificate of Firearm Registration Act". Defines "Certificate of Firearm Registration" and "firearm". Prohibits any person in the State from carrying or possessing a firearm without a Certificate of Firearm Registration. Sets forth requirements concerning exemptions, applications for registration, registration fees, the distribution of moneys received from certain fees, and the denial of an application. Creates penalties for the possession of a firearm without a current certificate of registration, knowingly providing false or misleading information or evidence in connection with an application, and the failure to report to local law enforcement that a registered firearm is lost, stolen, missing, or destroyed. Sets forth procedures for the return of a certificate of registration for a firearm that is lost, stolen, or otherwise disposed of. Amends various Acts to make conforming changes.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/17/2016||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Ira I. Silverstein|| 2/17/2016||Senate||First Reading|| 2/17/2016||Senate||Referred to Assignments|| 3/2/2016||Senate||Assigned to Judiciary|| 3/9/2016||Senate||To Subcommittee on Firearms (JU)|| 4/8/2016||Senate||Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 22, 2016|| 4/22/2016||Senate||Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 13, 2016|| 5/13/2016||Senate||Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 27, 2016|| 5/27/2016||Senate||Rule 2-10 Committee/3rd Reading Deadline Established As May 31, 2016|| 5/31/2016||Senate||Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments|| 1/10/2017||Senate||Session Sine Die|