LYONS,JOSEPH, HAMOS, DELGADO, STROGER, YARBROUGH,
BRADLEY, FRITCHEY, CURRIE, MCKEON, BURKE,
LANG, MILLER, SCOTT AND BROSNAHAN.
CRIM CD-BANS SEMIAUTOMATIC
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Prohibits the knowing
manufacture, delivery, and possession of semiautomatic assault
weapons, large capacity ammunition feeding devices, and assault weapon
attachments. Provides for an affirmative defense to a violation for
peace officers, correctional institution employees and officers,
members of the Armed Services and Reserve Forces of the United States,
and the Illinois National Guard while these persons are in the
performance of their duties. Establishes penalties for violations.
FISCAL NOTE (Illinois State Police)
There will be no fiscal impact to the Illinois State Police.
FISCAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)
There would be a total impact of six inmates and additional
cost of $1,316,200 over ten years from the date of enactment.
There may be additional increases for offenders sentenced for
the large capacity ammunition feeding devices and assault
weapon attachments provisions in this legislation.
CORRECTIONAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)
Same as DOC fiscal note.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
In language defining certain weapons, provides that a weapon must
have any (rather than all) of a list of characteristics.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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