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 Bill Status of HB5792  99th General Assembly


Short Description:  CONCEALED CARRY-ST ATTY&JUDGE

House Sponsors
Rep. Margo McDermed - Michael D. Unes

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2017HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
430 ILCS 66/65


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. Provides that the prohibition on carrying a concealed firearm into a courthouse does not apply to a licensee who is a circuit or associate judge, State's Attorney, or Assistant State's Attorney; provided that the judge, State's Attorney, or Assistant State's Attorney does not carry a concealed firearm at any time while in a courtroom. Provides that the firearm, when it is not carried on the person of the judge, State's Attorney, or Assistant State's Attorney, shall be stored in a secure area in a locked compartment designated by the sheriff, or if in a building only under the control of the court in a locked compartment designated by the chief judge or resident judge. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/11/2016HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Margo McDermed
  2/11/2016HouseFirst Reading
  2/11/2016HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/9/2016HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael D. Unes
  1/10/2017HouseSession Sine Die

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