Yes LaSalle County shall oppose the passage of any bill where the Illinois General Assembly desires to restrict the Individual right of US Citizens as protected by the Second Amendment
Second Amendment rights as guaranteed by the US Constitution and to protect them from unconstitutional gun laws which have or may be passed by the Illinois General Assembly
Immediately after the motion to table failed, a motion was made to adopt the resolution which passed 15-10.
The board put forth a vote to put the question on the ballot during the 6th of Nov General Election which passed 81% to 18%
Should the Illinois General Assembly pass legislation protecting a citizens right to keep and bear arms as defined by the second amendment of the United States Constitution?
Board member Dan Bruner said the resolution as first presented several months ago by a county resident sought to declare Edgar County a sanctuary against firearms legislation passed by the General Assembly.
By a vote of 11-1 last night, the county board adopted familiar wording to pass edict
Pike County IL, Passes 2nd Amendment Sanctuary Resolution
After the question failed to advance to a vote, the commissioners voted instead to take up the original referendum opposing five specific pieces of gun legislation that were under consideration at the state level, some of which deal with wait periods for purchasing certain weapons and others banning possession of firearm accessories like bump stocks. That passed unanimously.
Resolution opposing the passage of HB1465, HB1467, any trailer bill, or any bill similar too, or any bill where the 100th Illinois General Assembly desires to restrict the Individual rights of the US citizens as protected by the Second Amendment of the United States Constitution.