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 Bill Status of HB0715  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  FIREARMS- MUNICIPAL REGULATION

House Sponsors
Rep. Jerry Costello, II - Brandon W. Phelps, Reginald Phillips and Natalie Phelps Finnie

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
430 ILCS 65/13.1from Ch. 38, par. 83-13.1


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Deletes existing preemption provisions concerning firearms. Provides that regulation of the ownership and possession of firearms and related items are the exclusive powers and functions of the State. Provides that a local government, including a home rule unit, may not require registration, reporting of the sale or transfer of a firearm, or maintenance of a firearm registry. Provides that any existing or future local ordinances or resolutions imposing any registration requirement on firearms and related items are invalid and void. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/25/2017HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jerry Costello, II
  1/25/2017HouseFirst Reading
  1/25/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  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
  5/15/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Reginald Phillips
  5/15/2017HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Brandon W. Phelps
  10/11/2017HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Natalie Phelps Finnie

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