Bill Status of SB1954 95th General Assembly
Short Description: CRIM CD-FIREARM TRANSPORT
Sen. John O. Jones and Gary Forby
| 1/13/2009||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that a unit of local government, including a home rule unit, may not regulate the transportation of firearms and may not regulate the transportation of ammunition, components, accessories, or accoutrements for firearms. Provides that the provisions of any ordinance or resolution adopted before, on, or after the effective date of this amendatory Act by any unit of local government that imposes restrictions or limitations on the transportation of firearms and ammunition, components, accessories, and accoutrements of firearms in a manner other than those that are imposed by this Code are invalid and all those existing ordinances and resolutions are void. Provides that this provision is a limitation of home rule powers under subsection (h) of Section 6 of Article VII of the Illinois Constitution. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/7/2008||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. John O. Jones|| 2/7/2008||Senate||First Reading|| 2/7/2008||Senate||Referred to Rules|| 3/6/2008||Senate||Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Gary Forby|| 1/13/2009||Senate||Session Sine Die|