Bill Status of SB1331 94th General Assembly
Short Description: FIREARMS ACT
Sen. James A. DeLeo - Emil Jones, Jr. - Jacqueline Y. Collins
| 4/14/2005||Senate||Third Reading - Lost; 024-031-000|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Firearms Act. Contains only a short title provision.
Senate Floor Amendment No. 1
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Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that it is a public nuisance to operate a business that sells or delivers firearms without taking reasonable precautions to ensure that the firearms are not to be used or possessed illegally by the purchaser or transferee, or acquired by an individual without complying with procedures required by law for the sale or transfer of firearms. Provides that the precautions shall include, but are not limited to, the refusal to sell a firearm to a person: (i) the seller or deliverer knows or has reason to know is purchasing the firearm on behalf of another person who could not legally purchase the firearm, (ii) that has provided a home address in a municipality or county in which possession of that type of firearm is illegal, and (iii) the seller or deliverer otherwise knows or has reason to know will use the firearm illegally.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/18/2005||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. John J. Cullerton|| 2/18/2005||Senate||Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Emil Jones, Jr.|| 2/18/2005||Senate||First Reading|| 2/18/2005||Senate||Referred to Rules|| 2/24/2005||Senate||Assigned to Judiciary|| 3/9/2005||Senate||Postponed - Judiciary|| 3/16/2005||Senate||Postponed - Judiciary|| 3/17/2005||Senate||Do Pass Judiciary; 008-001-001|| 3/17/2005||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 6, 2005|| 4/11/2005||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Ira I. Silverstein|| 4/11/2005||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules|| 4/11/2005||Senate||Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. Ira I. Silverstein|| 4/11/2005||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Executive|| 4/12/2005||Senate||Chief Sponsor Changed to Sen. James A. DeLeo|| 4/12/2005||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Held in Executive|| 4/13/2005||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommend Do Adopt Executive; 007-006-000|| 4/13/2005||Senate||Second Reading|| 4/13/2005||Senate||Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted; Silverstein|| 4/13/2005||Senate||Placed on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 14, 2005|| 4/14/2005||Senate||Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins|| 4/14/2005||Senate||Third Reading - Lost; 024-031-000|