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File Witness Slips on both amendments to HB562. SFA1: The full text of the bill SFA2: The record-keeping requirements for private sales records Below are the instructions for how to file witness slips and link to file one: 1) Fill out the Identification section with your information. For the Firm/business or agency and Title fields, write...
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Chicago, Illinois – A coalition of organizations supporting stronger gun safety laws recently sent a letter to Speaker of the House Emmanuel “Chris” Welch urging the passage of HB 562 through the House after the Senate passed the legislation. The letter of support was sent as more Illinoisans were killed by gun violence, including a mass...
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54 Shot, 12 Dead, Including 15-Year-Old Dajon Gater In Lead Up To Historically Deadly Memorial Day Weekend. SPRINGFIELD — After the deadliest weekend in Chicago so far this year — 54 shot and 12 dead, including 15-year-old Dajon Gater — Gun Violence Prevention PAC (G-PAC) Illinois issued the following statement: “Following the deadliest weekend of the year so...
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House Resolution 166: Supports policies that are based in equity to keep Illinois women and children safe from gun violence and will lead to healthier communities. Below are the instructions for how to file a witness slip and link to file one: 1) Fill out the Identification section with your information. For the Firm/business or...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, April 22, 2021 CONTACT: Jake Strassberger, Press@GPACIllinois.com, 312 982 3744 BIO Bill Passes Out Of House Committee, Picks Up Momentum SPRINGFIELD – Today the Block Illegal Ownership and Fix The FOID (BIO) Bill passed out of the House Judiciary Committee, picking up critical momentum as advocates across Illinois push for its...
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