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 Bill Status of HB2623  102nd General Assembly

Short Description:  IDPH-SAFE GUN STORAGE

House Sponsors
Rep. Maura Hirschauer and Margaret Croke

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2023HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
20 ILCS 2310/2310-431 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Department of Public Health Powers and Duties Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Requires the Department of Public Health to ensure that: pediatricians ask about the presence of guns in homes and distribute safe gun storage information to individuals with guns in a home with a child; and safe gun storage information is available at all Secretary of State driver services facilities. Provides that the Department may utilize existing public or private programs to implement these provisions. Requires the Department to disseminate safe gun storage information on its website and in Department facilities. Effective January 1, 2023.

DateChamber Action
  2/17/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Maura Hirschauer
  2/19/2021HouseFirst Reading
  2/19/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/9/2021HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  3/18/2021HouseTo Firearms and Firearm Safety Subcommittee
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  6/8/2022HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Margaret Croke
  1/10/2023HouseSession Sine Die

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