Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961 relating to the offense of
failing to safely store firearms from minors. Increases the penalty
for the offense from a Class C misdemeanor to a Class A misdemeanor.
Increases the penalty for a second or subsequent offense from a Class
A misdemeanor to a Class 4 felony. Changes the age of the child being
protected under these provisions from "under 14 years of age" to
"under 16 years of age".
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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