House Bill 183 creates the Illinois Firearm Concealed Carry Act to allow and regulate the carrying of concealed handguns in public places. The bill contains several serious public safety problems that must be addressed.
Please contact your legislators to share your concerns and urge them to accept Governor Quinn's amendatory veto and enact a bill that better protects the people of Illinois. To find your legislators, please visit mylegislators.illinois.gov. Simply enter your home address to find the name and contact information for your State Representatives and State Senators.
The legislature reconvenes on July 9, so call and email them NOW!