Strict New Gun Laws Coming To Illinois in 2019
Take note if you're interested in buying a firearm anytime soon- Illinois gun laws are about to change.
According to WQAD, starting January 1, 2019, anyone purchasing a gun in the state will have a three day waiting period.
"According to the Office of Senator Neil Anderson, the first law titled “SB 3256/PA 100-0606” Creates a 72-hour waiting period on all firearms, not just handguns."
Additionally, the bill eliminates a waiting period exemption for residents of other states who purchase firearms at Illinois gun shows.
Another law allows family members to remove a gun from a person's possession if they deem another family member to be a safety threat.
This would include anyone who: