IL HB2722 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 9-0)
Status: Introduced on February 8 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-10-04 - Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
Pending: House Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Firearm Owners Identification Card Act, the Firearm Concealed Carry Act, and the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that a person convicted of various violations concerning the unlawful carrying or possession of a firearm, stun gun, or taser shall, in addition to any penalties provided for the violation, be subject to a mental health evaluation by a physician, qualified examiner, psychiatrist, or clinical psychologist to determine whether the person may be diagnosed with a mental health disorder, verified by a diagnosis contained in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders-Fifth Edition published by the American Psychiatric Association (DSM-V), or its successor, or International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-10-CM), or its successor, that substantially impairs a person's cognitive, emotional, or behavioral functioning, or any combination of those.

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2017-10-04HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
2017-08-02HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Anna Moeller
2017-07-26HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
2017-07-19HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sonya M. Harper
2017-07-17HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Thaddeus Jones
2017-04-03HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
2017-03-31HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
2017-03-02HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Silvana Tabares
2017-03-02HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Martin J. Moylan
2017-02-22HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
2017-02-08HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-02-08HouseFirst Reading
2017-02-08HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Deb Conroy

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