State of Illinois
92nd General Assembly

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 1        AN ACT in relation to public safety.

 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 changing Sections 5 and 7 as follows:

 6        (430 ILCS 65/5) (from Ch. 38, par. 83-5)
 7        Sec.  5.   The  Department  of  State Police shall either
 8    approve or deny all applications within 30 days from the date
 9    they  are  received,  and  every  applicant  found  qualified
10    pursuant to Section 8 of this Act by the Department shall  be
11    entitled  to  a  Firearm Owner's Identification Card upon the
12    payment of a $30 $5 fee.   $3 of each fee  derived  from  the
13    issuance of Firearm Owner's Identification Cards, or renewals
14    thereof,  shall be deposited in the Wildlife and Fish Fund in
15    the State Treasury; $1 of such fee shall be deposited in  the
16    General Revenue Fund in the State Treasury and $1 of such fee
17    shall  be deposited in the Firearm Owner's Notification Fund.
18    Monies in the Firearm Owner's Notification Fund shall be used
19    exclusively to  pay  for  the  cost  of  sending  notices  of
20    expiration  of  Firearm  Owner's  Identification  Cards under
21    Section 13.2 of  this  Act.  Excess  monies  in  the  Firearm
22    Owner's  Notification Fund shall be used to ensure the prompt
23    and  efficient  processing  of  applications  received  under
24    Section 4 of this Act.   Of the additional moneys received by
25    the Department of State Police pursuant to the  fee  increase
26    imposed  by this amendatory Act of the 92nd General Assembly,
27    $13 shall be deposited into the State  Police  Services  Fund
28    and  the  remaining  $12 shall be deposited into the Violence
29    Prevention Fund.
30    (Source: P.A. 84-1426.)
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 1        (430 ILCS 65/7) (from Ch. 38, par. 83-7)
 2        Sec. 7. Except as provided in Section 8 of  this  Act,  a
 3    Firearm   Owner's   Identification   Card  issued  under  the
 4    provisions of this Act shall be valid for the person to  whom
 5    it  is  issued  for  a  period  of 3 5 years from the date of
 6    issuance.   The change in the period of validity of a Firearm
 7    Owner's Identification Card made by this  amendatory  Act  of
 8    the  92nd  General  Assembly  applies only to cards issued or
 9    renewed on or after the effective date of this amendatory Act
10    of the 92nd General Assembly.
11    (Source: Laws 1967, p. 2600.)

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