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 Bill Status of HB0720  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  FIREARM OWNERS ID-18 YEARS

House Sponsors
Rep. Jerry Costello, II - Brandon W. Phelps

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
430 ILCS 65/4from Ch. 38, par. 83-4
430 ILCS 65/8from Ch. 38, par. 83-8


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Lowers the age in which a person may apply for a Firearm Owner's Identification Card without parental or legal guardian consent from 21 years of age to 18 years of age. Provides that an applicant who is 18 (rather than 21) years of age or older seeking a religious exemption to the photograph requirement must furnish with the application an approved copy of United States Department of the Treasury Internal Revenue Service Form 4029.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/25/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jerry Costello, II
  1/25/2017HouseFirst Reading
  1/25/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/31/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Brandon W. Phelps
  2/8/2017HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  2/16/2017HouseTo Firearms and Firearm Safety Subcommittee
  3/31/2017HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

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