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United States

11 March 2009

Associated Press

Legislators have introduced at least 55 bills that could change Illinois laws on guns and hunting. Here's a look at a few: Concealed carry: Lets gun owners carry handguns in public. (HB245, HB367, HB462, SB1976) Private sales: Requires individuals to sell or transfer firearms through a licensed gun dealer. (HB48, SB1848) Assault weapons: Bans semiautomatic assault weapons, .50 caliber rifles and accessories. (HB165, SB1721) One gun per month: Limits a person to... (

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