CAPPARELLI-SAVIANO-BUGIELSKI-BURKE-LYONS,JOSEPH AND BRADLEY.
PAWNBROKER ONE ID CARD
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Pawnbroker Regulation Act. Provides that a person
only need show one form of identification when pawning items if the
form of identification contains a photograph of the person and is
issued by a governmental entity. Preempts exercise of home rule
powers. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (Dept. of Professional Regulation)
HB619 would have no measurable fiscal impact.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that in municipalities of 1,000,000 or more inhabitants,
the pawnbroker must photograph the customer if the customer does not
have a government-issued photo identification card.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Provides that only one form of identification is required only if
the identification shown is a driver's license or a State identifica-
tion card issued by the Secretary of State and contains a photograph
of the person being identified (rather than if the identification
shown is issued by a governmental entity and contains a photograph of
the person being identified).
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 3.
Deletes provisions preempting exercise of home rule powers.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 4. (Senate recedes May 27, 1999)
Adds reference to:
205 ILCS 510/0.05
205 ILCS 510/2 from Ch. 17, par. 4652
205 ILCS 510/6 from Ch. 17, par. 4656
205 ILCS 510/11 from Ch. 17, par. 4661
Further amends the Pawnbroker Regulation Act. Authorizes the
Commissioner of Banks and Real Estate to obtain an injunction to
enforce compliance with the Act. Authorizes pawnbrokers to charge as
fees the costs of government mandated taxes, including firearm
background checks. Authorizes the Commissioner to inspect books and
records of any business reasonably believed to be conducting pawn
transactions. Requires records to be retained for 3 years. Provides
that operating a pawnshop without a license is a Class B misdemeanor
for a first offense and a Class A misdemeanor for a subsequent
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 6.
Authorizes counties and municipalities to regulate pawnbroker
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0608
Last action date: 99-08-19
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 4
END OF INQUIRY
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