Originally Posted by 25-5
I am from IL, however, I am going to wait quite a while or never apply. This corrupt state has enough info already. I have FL concealed, and carry in most states, for many years now. I doubt that IL will have a reciprocal clause. I do expect the carry laws to be very restrictive and not what you all dream about. I hope I am wrong on this. Wait and see.
Read the bills and contact your represenative, get involved, get on the front lines instead of the side lines. File witness slips.
HB0997 http://www.ilga.gov/legislation/billstatus.asp?DocNum=0997&GAID=12&GA=98&DocTypeID =HB&LegID=71413&SessionID=85
We absolutely NEED "shall issue" with preemption. No exceptions! I email and fax my reps, as well as reps not in my district, often.
GTX 63, I beelive mandatory training would/could be financial in two ways. One they get revenue. Two they keep the poor people from legally owning firearms.
Activereality,. I agree with you in regards to training. The problem is the cost of ammo!