Posted: 2/20/2001 7:34:26 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 2/21/2001 2:57:52 AM EDT by Steve R]
Well guys after the Navistar shooting where every government check failed to stop a convicted felon from killing some people, the geniuses in Springfield decided that they need more laws. This AW ban is bad. It also bans parts to convert Non-AW to AW. These thing is so bad it doesn't even sound legal (what about no post ex facto laws)? Well here is is read it and weep, I am. I will be calling my state rep and doing everything I can to prevent this bill from even coming to a vote. P.S. if you are a member of the ISRA please vote for the Vision Team for the Board of the ISRA!
Full Text Bill Status
LYONS,JOSEPH, HAMOS, DELGADO, STROGER, YARBROUGH,
BRADLEY, FRITCHEY, CURRIE, MCKEON, BURKE, BUGIELSKI AND LANG.
CRIM CD-BANS SEMIAUTOMATIC
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Prohibits the knowing
manufacture, delivery, and possession of semiautomatic assault
weapons, large capacity ammunition feeding devices, and assault weapon
attachments. Provides for an affirmative defense to a violation for
peace officers, correctional institution employees and officers,
members of the Armed Services and Reserve Forces of the United States,
and the Illinois National Guard while these persons are in the
performance of their duties. Establishes penalties for violations.
Last action on Bill: REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE RULES
Last action date: 01-02-16
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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I sent emails to State Senators & US Senators & the Lt. Gov. yesterday asking their opinions on this matter. So far I have only heard from 1 State Senator & here is his reply :
"Thank you for your email in opposition to Senator Emil Jones legislative proposal. I have always supported gun owners rights and opposed efforts for more gun control. I share your opinion that his legislative package will not deter criminals, only reduce the freedom of law abiding citizens."
N. Duane Noland
He is one of the good guys!!! We need as many people as possible to call, email or fax our reps. to let them know how we feel!! Here is a link to help you find your State & Fed. reps. :
We need to do this fast, as Ryan will try to get this anti-freedom garbage pushed through in a big hurry!
GOA KABA COA JPFO SAF NRA
"I won't be wronged, I won't be insulted
and I won't be laid a hand on. I don't do
these things to other people and I require
the same from them."
Dang! I'd have about 100 violations. Maybe more.
Is it possible to pass a law against submitting stupid laws?
i don't think that will go through.
of it does, hell, i have a new profession, criminal.
people won't be able to defend themselves, shit, i'll have a feild day.
chicago should be its own state, with walls and barbed wire around it. g/d communists.
Looks like other states get to eat the bullshit that we're chewing on in Kali.
Tuff shit...start chewing.