SJ-R: Illinois enacts nation’s final concealed-gun law

 

Illinois joined the rest of the nation Tuesday by authorizing its residents to carry concealed weapons.

 

Both the House and Senate voted to reject changes Gov. Pat Quinn wanted to the concealed-carry law that was crafted after months of negotiations.

 

By making the votes, the General Assembly assured the law took effect Tuesday, the deadline set by the federal courts for the state to end its ban on concealed carry.

 

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