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225 ILCS 210/2005

    (225 ILCS 210/2005) (from Ch. 96 1/2, par. 1-2005)
    Sec. 2005. Qualifications for licensure.
    (a) No person shall qualify to hold a license who:
        (1) is under 21 years of age;
        (2) has been convicted in any court of a crime
punishable by imprisonment for a term exceeding one year;
        (3) is under indictment for a crime punishable by
imprisonment for a term exceeding one year;
        (4) is a fugitive from justice;
        (5) is an unlawful user of or addicted to any
controlled substance as defined in Section 102 of the federal Controlled Substances Act (21 U.S.C. Sec. 802 et seq.);
        (6) has been adjudicated a person with a mental
disability as defined in Section 1.1 of the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act; or
        (7) is not a legal citizen of the United States
or lawfully admitted for permanent residence.
    (b) A person who has been granted a "relief from disabilities" regarding criminal convictions and indictments, pursuant to the federal Safe Explosives Act (18 U.S.C. Sec. 845) may receive a license provided all other qualifications under this Act are met.
(Source: P.A. 101-541, eff. 8-23-19.)