WE need to jump on this!
Ammo Registration and Ban
The following bill has been scheduled for hearing in the House Executive Committe this Thurs. Feb. 14. Please call the committee members below and urge them to vote against this bill! This is another HUGE imposition on law-abiding citizens and does absolutely nothing to stop violence or punish criminals. Be polite but be firm.
HB4259 AMMUNITION ACCOUNTABILITY (Ammo Registration and Ban)
Creates the Ammunition Accountability Act. Provides that all firearm ammunition manufactured or sold in the State of Illinois on or after January 1, 2010 shall be coded by the manufacturer. Provides that effective January 1, 2011, all firearm ammunition used within the State of Illinois shall be coded by the manufacturer. Provides that on or after January 1, 2011, a person in possession of non-coded ammunition that was manufactured prior to January 1, 2010, may transfer the same only to an heir, to an individual residing in another state maintaining the ammunition in another state, or to a federally licensed firearms dealer. Provides that the Department of State Police shall be responsible for establishing and maintaining an Ammunition Coding System Database (ACSD) containing specified information. Establishes penalties and exemptions.
House Sponsors - Rep. William Davis
Executive Committee Hearing Feb 14 2008 11:00AM Capitol Building Room 118 Springfield, IL
Date Chamber Action
2/6/2008 House Assigned to Executive Committee
Role Representative Party
Chairperson : Daniel J. Burke (217) 782-1117 (773) 471-2299 Cook Co. D
Vice-Chairperson : Joseph M. Lyons (217) 782-8400 (773) 286-1115 Cook Co. D
Republican Spokesperson : Dan Brady Supports Gun Owners R
Member: Edward J. Acevedo (217) 782-2855 (773) 843-1200 Cook Co. D
Member: Maria Antonia Berrios (217) 558-1032 (773) 235-3939 Cook Co. D
Member: Bob Biggins Supports Gun Owners R
Member: Richard T. Bradley (217) 782-8117 (773) 794-9444 Cook Co. D
Member: Brent Hassert (217) 782-4179 (630) 739-7063 Will Co. R
Member: James H. Meyer (217) 782-8028 (630) 717-7141 DuPage Co. R
Member: Robert S. Molaro (217) 782-5280 (773) 838-1212 Cook Co. D
Member: Robert Rita (217) 558-1000 (708) 396-2822 Cook Co. D
Member: Angelo Saviano (217) 782-3374 (708) 453-7547 Cook Co. R
Member: Arthur L. Turner (217) 782-8116 (773) 277-4700 Cook Co. D
66 Counties Have Now Passed the Pro-Second Amendment Resolution !!
Morgan County has joined the ranks of Illinois Counties supporting the Second Amendment. That brings us to 66 counties and several more counties will be voting on the Resolution this next week. The following County Board members will be voting on the Resolution this next week and need to hear from YOU!!
McHenry County - Feb. 11th
The resolution will be on the agenda for the Law & Justice committee meeting to be held on Monday February 11th at 1:00PM. The meeting will be held at the County Administration Building on Ware Rd and Rte 47 (Seminary Ave.) in Woodstock, IL. The official address is 2200 N. Seminary Ave., but the meeting is in the building on the Northeast side of Rte 47 and Ware Rd.
There will be an opportunity for public input. If this resolution is passed out of committee on the 11th, it will be included on the agenda of the full County Board on Tuesday, February 19th at 7:00 PM (same location). This is where public input will have significant impact to the passing of this resolution.
Chairman, Law & Justice Committee
McHenry County Board