State of Illinois
92nd General Assembly

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 1        An Act in relation to firearms.

 2        Be it enacted by the People of  the  State  of  Illinois,
 3    represented in the General Assembly:

 4        Section  5. The Firearm Owners Identification Card Act is
 5    amended by adding Section 3.5 as follows:

 6        (430 ILCS 65/3.5 new)
 7        Sec.  3.5.  Private  transfers  of  firearms  by  persons
 8    attending gun shows.
 9        (a)  Any person who is not a federally  licensed  firearm
10    dealer who desires to transfer a firearm while that person is
11    on  the  grounds  of  a  gun  show  must do so only through a
12    federally licensed firearm dealer. The dealer must follow the
13    procedure set forth in Section 3.1 of  this  Act  as  if  the
14    dealer were the seller of the firearm.
15        (b)  In this Section:
16        "Gun  show"  means  an  event  or function sponsored by a
17    national,  state,  or  local  organization  devoted  to   the
18    collection,   competitive  use,  or  other  sporting  use  of
19    firearms, or an event or an organization or association  that
20    sponsors  functions  or  events  devoted  to  the collection,
21    competitive use, or other sporting use  of  firearms  in  the
22    community.
23        "Grounds  of  a  gun show" means the geographical area in
24    which the gun show is located, including any areas  used  for
25    parking for the gun show.

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