Illinois CCW Training. Federal and State Laws (Effective as of 5/ 23 / 2014). Goals of this Section. To provide the student with a working knowledge of the State of Illinois’ Conceal Carry laws
Federal and State Laws
(Effective as of 5/23/2014)
U.S. FEDERAL FIREARMS REGULATIONS REFERENCE GUIDE, TITLE 18, CHAPTER 44 – FIREARMS: Title 18 Chapter 44 - 922 Unlawful acts
(a) (6) Straw Purchase
(a) (3) Unlawful transport of firearm by non-licensed dealer, importer , manufacturer, or collector
(d) (1) – (9) Unlawful transfer of a firearm to restricted person
(g) (1) – (9)Unlawful Possession of a firearm by restricted person
(q) (2) (A)Unlawful possession of a firearm in a school zone
What is a “straw purchase?
76-10-505.5.Possession of a dangerous weapon, firearm, or sawed-off shotgun onor about school premises -- Penalties.
(1) As used in this section, "on or about school premises" means: (a) (i) in a public or private elementary or secondary school; or (ii) on the grounds of any of those schools; (b) (i) in a public or private institution of higher education; or (ii) on the grounds of a public or private institution of higher education; (iii) (A) inside the building where a preschool or child care is being held, if the entire building is being used for the operation of the preschool or child care; (B) if only a portion of a building is being used to operate a preschool or child care, in that room or rooms where the preschool or child care operation is being held.(2) A person may not possess any dangerous weapon, firearm, or sawed-off shotgun, as those terms are defined in Section 76-10-501, at a place that the person knows, or has reasonable cause to believe, is on or about school premises as defined in this section.
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Private establishments may prohibit concealed carry within their establishments.
The Illinois State Police has approved the following standardized 4” x 6” sign to indicate a prohibited carry location
This must be conspicuously posted at all locations where CCW is prohibited by the Illinois Firearm Concealed Carry Act
To Simplify when it is ok to use your firearm.
When you are scared.
When you are scared and mad.
Never when you are just mad.