IL HB2627 | 2023-2024 | 103rd General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Introduced on February 15 2023 - 25% progression
Action: 2023-03-10 - Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that the corporate authorities of each municipality may prohibit any offensive or unwholesome business or establishment or any firearm dealer or any firearm range (rather than any offensive or unwholesome business or establishment) only within the municipality and within the distance of one mile beyond the municipal limits. Amends the Firearm Dealer License Certification Act. Provides that a retail location established after the effective date of the amendatory Act shall not be located within 1,500 feet (rather than 500 feet) of any school, preschool, day care, cemetery, library, public park, forest preserve, public housing, or place of religious worship (rather than any school, preschool, or day care). Amends the Counties Code and further amends the Illinois Municipal Code adding similar restrictions for the location of firearm ranges in counties and municipalities. Limits the concurrent exercise of home rule powers.

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2023-03-10HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2023-02-28HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
2023-02-27HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Hernandez
2023-02-16HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Didech
2023-02-15HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2023-02-15HouseFirst Reading
2023-02-15HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Nabeela Syed

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
430685-20Amended CodeCitation Text
5555-12022New CodeSee Bill Text
65511-13-28New CodeSee Bill Text
65511-42-9Amended CodeCitation Text
7401305Repealed CodeCitation Text

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