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 Bill Status of HB1855  97th General Assembly


Short Description:  FIREARM OWNERS-LOSS-THEFT

House Sponsors
Rep. Edward J. Acevedo - Eddie Winters, Maria Antonia Berrios and Luis Arroyo

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
430 ILCS 65/8from Ch. 38, par. 83-8
720 ILCS 5/24-4.1 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Provides that the Department of State Police may revoke and seize a Firearm Owner's Identification Card previously issued under the Act of a person who fails to report the loss or theft of a handgun a second time to the local law enforcement agency within 72 hours after obtaining knowledge of the second loss or theft. Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that if a person who possesses a valid Firearm Owner's Identification Card and who possesses or acquires a handgun thereafter loses or misplaces the handgun, or if the handgun is stolen from the person, the person must report the loss or theft to the local law enforcement agency within 72 hours after obtaining knowledge of the loss or theft. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/16/2011HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Edward J. Acevedo
  2/16/2011HouseFirst Reading
  2/16/2011HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/22/2011HouseAssigned to Judiciary I - Civil Law Committee
  3/2/2011HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Judiciary I - Civil Law Committee; 006-004-000
  3/2/2011HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/8/2011HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/8/2011HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  4/13/2011HouseThird Reading - Consideration Postponed
  4/13/2011HousePlaced on Calendar - Consideration Postponed
  4/13/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Maria Antonia Berrios
  4/13/2011HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Luis Arroyo
  4/15/2011HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/24/2012HouseApproved for Consideration Rules Committee; 004-000-000
  1/25/2012HouseThird Reading - Consideration Postponed
  1/25/2012HousePlaced on Calendar - Consideration Postponed
  3/30/2012HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  10/30/2012HouseChief Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Winters
  1/8/2013HouseSession Sine Die

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