HB 5404

  • Illinois House Bill
  • 101st Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Machine Gun-Penalties


Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Increases the penalty for unlawful use of weapons by selling, manufacturing, purchasing, possessing, or carrying a machine gun, other than in the passenger compartment of a motor vehicle or on one's person if the weapon is loaded, from a Class 2 felony, with a mandatory sentence of not less than 3 years and not more than 7 years imprisonment to a Class 1 felony, with a mandatory sentence of not less than 4 years and not more than 15 years imprisonment. Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that a person serving a sentence for this violation shall receive no more than 7.5 days sentence credit for each month of his or her sentence of imprisonment (rather than day for day sentence credit).

Bill Sponsors (2)

Mark Batinick

  • Republican
  • lower
  • 97

Grant Wehrli

  • Republican
  • lower
  • 41


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Feb 18, 2020


First Reading


Referred to Rules Committee

Feb 14, 2020


Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Mark Batinick


Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Grant Wehrli

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