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Whether you're traveling interstate, have recently moved, or are a long-time resident, knowing your specific state's gun laws is an important part of gun ownership.

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Illinois: Gun Control Bills to be Heard This Week

The Illinois state House of Representatives can take action any day on House Amendment 1 to Senate Bill ...

Chicago Tribune  

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Illinois considers changing gun transfer rules

The Illinois Senate on Wednesday advanced new rules about the transfer of firearms.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Illinois: Senate Passes Another Bill to Shut Down Your Gun Store Despite Veto of Previous Two

Today, the Illinois state Senate voted 35-18 to pass Senate Amendment 3 to Senate Bill 337, which would shut down ...

Chicago Tribune  

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

State lawmakers trying to license Illinois gun stores again after Gov. Rauner vetoed last attempt

Rauner, though, said Tuesday that he had yet to review the updated proposal but remains opposed to increasing ...

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Illinois: Committee to Hear Bill Again to Shut Down Your Gun Store

Today, the Illinois state Senate Judiciary Committee will be hearing Senate Amendment 3 to Senate Bill 337, which ...

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Illinois: Tell Your Representative Not to Override Veto on Waiting Period Bill

On May 14th, Governor Bruce Rauner vetoed House Bill 1468, which would arbitrarily expand waiting periods on certain ...

Washington Times  

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Bold Illinois ‘sanctuary’ counties buck state on gun control

Several counties in Illinois have taken gun control matters into their own hands and told the state, in ...

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Illinois: New Bill to Shut Down Your Local Gun Store to be Heard Today

Though Governor Bruce Rauner’s veto of the egregious dealer licensing bills was sustained last week, anti-gun legislators are ...

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Illinois: Egregious Gun Dealer Licensing Bills Defeated

Thanks to your continued efforts contacting your elected officials, anti-gun senators were unable to gather enough support to ...

Chicago Tribune  

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Illinois: Lawmakers drop bid to overturn Rauner veto of gun shop licensing bill

Democrats on Wednesday pulled the plug on efforts to override Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner’s veto of a bill ...


Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.