Illinois HB 1467 - Ammunition Registration / by Charles Yeganian


Section 5. The Firearm Owners Identification Card Act is amended by adding Section 3.4 as follows:

Sec. 3.4. Ammunition sales; record keeping.
(a) On or after the effective date of this amendatory Act of the 101st General Assembly, a person or place of business who sells ammunition to any person in this State shall maintain records for each transaction that includes the:
(1) date of the transaction;
(2) purchaser’s name and date of birth;
(3) purchaser’s address;
(4) purchaser’s Firearm Owner’s Identification Card information; and
(5) ammunition amount, caliber, manufacturer’s name and serial number, or other distinguishing information.
(b) The person or place of business shall submit each record within 7 days of the transaction to the Department of State Police. Each person or place or business shall have a record book maintained on the premises and made available for inspection by any law enforcement officer.
(c) The Department of State Police shall establish and maintain a searchable database which contains these ammunition records.