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(225 ILCS 210/2005)
(from Ch. 96 1/2, par. 1-2005)
Qualifications for licensure.
(a) No person shall qualify to hold a license who:
(1) is under 21 years of age;
(2) has been convicted in any court of a crime
punishable by imprisonment for a term exceeding one year;
(3) is under indictment for a crime punishable by
imprisonment for a term exceeding one year;
(4) is a fugitive from justice;
(5) is an unlawful user of or addicted to any
controlled substance as defined in Section 102 of the federal Controlled Substances Act (21 U.S.C. Sec. 802 et seq.);
(6) has been adjudicated a person with a mental
disability as defined in Section 1.1 of the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act; or
(7) is not a legal citizen of the United States.
(b) A person who has been granted a "relief from disabilities" regarding criminal convictions and indictments, pursuant to the federal Safe Explosives Act (18 U.S.C. Sec. 845) may receive a license provided all other qualifications under this Act are met.
(Source: P.A. 98-63, eff. 7-9-13; 99-143, eff. 7-27-15.)