CRIM CD-ONE HANDGUN A MONTH
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Changes references in the
statute on unlawful sale of firearms from "sell" or "give" to
"transfer". Provides that certain prohibitions against transfers of
firearms to certain categories of persons apply only if the transferor
has reasonable cause to believe that the transferee is in one of the
categories to which a prohibition applies. Prohibits multiple sales
of handguns within a 30-day period, except under specified
circumstances. Creates the offense of unlawful purchase of handguns.
Provides that the penalty is a Class A misdemeanor for a first offense
and a Class 4 felony for a second or subsequent offense.
FISCAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)
Fiscal impact and impact on the corrections population would
CORRECTIONAL NOTE (Department of Corrections)
Same as DOC fiscal note.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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