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May 30, 2019 - 11:54 am
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois gun owners will be fingerprinted and will pay more for firearm owner identification cards under legislation approved by the Illinois House. The bill passed Wednesday is designed to address what Democratic Rep. Kathleen Willis of Addison calls deficiencies in the...
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April 04, 2019 - 2:42 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KFTK) — The Illinois House approved a bill Wednesday that would lower the age at which children may be left home alone without adult supervision. If passed by the Illinois Senate and governor, the amendment to the Juvenile Court Act of 1987 will lower the ‘home-alone’ age from 14...
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March 13, 2019 - 3:01 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KFTK) — The Illinois House of Representatives passed HB 246 Wednesday with a 60-42 vote. If passed by the Senate and signed by Governor J.B. Pritzker, this law would require K-12 students to learn curriculum that includes the historical contributions of LGBTQ individuals,...
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