IL HB4120 | 2017-2018 | 100th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 12-4)
Status: Failed on January 8 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-01-08 - Session Sine Die
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Criminal Code of 2012 concerning unlawful use of weapons. Provides that 120 days after the effective date of the bill, it is unlawful for a person to knowingly import, sell, manufacture, transfer, or possess, in this State, a bump-fire stock for a semi-automatic firearm that does not convert the semi-automatic firearm into a machine gun. Defines "bump-fire stock" as a butt stock designed to be attached to a semi-automatic firearm and designed, made, or altered, and intended to increase the rate of fire achievable with the firearm to that of a fully automatic firearm by using the energy from the recoil of the firearm to generate reciprocating action that facilitates repeated activation of the trigger. Provides that a violation is a Class 4 felony. Effective immediately.

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2019-01-08HouseSession Sine Die
2018-02-28HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jeanne M Ives
2018-02-15HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Barbara Wheeler
2018-02-06HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. David Harris
2018-01-31HouseRemove Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Grant Wehrli
2018-01-31HouseChief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Grant Wehrli
2017-12-01HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Peter Breen
2017-11-08HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Mark Batinick
2017-10-31HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Margo McDermed
2017-10-26HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
2017-10-26HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
2017-10-26HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jim Durkin
2017-10-25HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. David S. Olsen
2017-10-25HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Sheri Jesiel
2017-10-25HouseChief Co-Sponsor Changed to Rep. Michael P. McAuliffe
2017-10-25HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael P. McAuliffe
2017-10-24HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Anthony DeLuca
2017-10-24HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
2017-10-24HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Grant Wehrli
2017-10-24HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2017-10-24HouseFirst Reading
2017-10-19HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol Sente
2017-10-17HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Barbara Wheeler

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