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Full Text of HB5406  98th General Assembly


Rep. Adam Brown

Filed: 3/6/2014





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 5406 by replacing
3everything after the enacting clause with the following:
4    "Section 5. The Criminal Code of 2012 is amended by adding
5Section 24-2.3 as follows:
6    (720 ILCS 5/24-2.3 new)
7    Sec. 24-2.3. Possession of explosive substances.
8    (a) A person commits possession of explosive substances
9when he or she knowingly possesses triacetone triperoxide
10(TATP) or hexamethylene triperoxide diamine (HMTD).
11    (b) Nothing in this Section prohibits:
12        (1) the authorized manufacture, transportation,
13    distribution, use, or possession of any material,
14    substance, or device by a member of the armed forces of the
15    United States, fire fighters, or law enforcement officers;
16        (2) the manufacture, transportation, distribution,



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1    use, or possession of any material, substance, or device to
2    be used solely for scientific research, educational
3    purposes, or for any lawful purpose, subject to the
4    provisions of Chapter 425 of the Illinois Compiled
5    Statutes; or
6        (3) the lawful manufacture of ammunition by a person
7    for his or her own lawful use.
8    (c) Sentence. Possession of explosive substances is a Class
94 felony.".