Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act. Provides that
in conducting an inquiry of the criminal history record of an
applicant for the purchase of a firearm, the Department of State
Police must complete a search of the files of the National Instant
Criminal Background Check System (NICS). Provides that the Department
of State Police must act as the Illinois Point of Contact for NICS.
Provides that each Firearm Owner's Identification Card issued on or
after September 1, 1999 must boldly and conspicuously display an
authorization number from NICS. Effective immediately.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
430 ILCS 65/6
Deletes amendatory provisions requiring a Firearm Owner's Identi-
fication Card issued on or after September 1, 1999 to boldly and con-
spicuously display an authorization number from the National Instant
Criminal Background Check System.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0399
Last action date: 99-07-30
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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