HB562 "FOID Modernization" has been posted to the House Judiciary - Criminal Committee hearing tomorrow (6/16) at 11 AM.
This bill, as amended in the Senate:
- Requires a partisan review board appointed by the Governor
Omits any standard of review for FOID denials and revocations. Turning due process upside down, it requires the review board to find a reason to grant relief rather than a reason to uphold a denial
Fails to define or limit additional proposed fees
Adds a 20 year record keeping requirement for private transfers, for both seller and buyer. A second offense is a felony
- Item 2
At the link you can find more details, comments, and instructions for filing witness slips opposing HB0562 SFA1 and SFA2.