State of Illinois
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SB37 Enrolled                                  LRB9201533RCcd

 1        AN ACT concerning criminal law.

 2        Be  it  enacted  by  the People of the State of Illinois,
 3    represented in the General Assembly:

 4        Section 5.  The Criminal  Code  of  1961  is  amended  by
 5    adding Section 24-3.6 as follows:

 6        (720 ILCS 5/24-3.6 new)
 7        Sec. 24-3.6.  Unlawful use of a firearm in the shape of a
 8    wireless telephone.
 9        (a)  For   the   purposes   of  this  Section,  "wireless
10    telephone" means a device that is capable of transmitting  or
11    receiving telephonic communications without a wire connecting
12    the device to the telephone network.
13        (b)  A  person  commits  the offense of unlawful use of a
14    firearm in the shape of a wireless telephone when he  or  she
15    manufactures,  sells,  transfers,  purchases,  possesses,  or
16    carries  a firearm shaped or designed to appear as a wireless
17    telephone.
18        (c)  This Section does not apply to or affect the sale to
19    or possession of  a  firearm  in  the  shape  of  a  wireless
20    telephone by a peace officer.
21        (d)  Sentence.  Unlawful use of a firearm in the shape of
22    a wireless telephone is a Class 4 felony.

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