The Marion County Board unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday night against the state government passing any laws to limit the rights of gun owners.
Livingston County Illinois The board also approved a resolution to support 2nd Amendment rights.
McDonough County joined 33 other Illinois counties Wednesday in approving a resolution to the state opposing any changes regarding firearms possession. An audience of 72 came to the courthouse to witness the board’s discussion of the issue.
Today, the Calhoun County Board of County Commissioners, unanimously passed a resolution to make Calhoun County a Gun Sanctuary County.
The Stark County Board adopted a resolution supporting the Second Amendment of the United States Constitution on the right of citizens to bear arms, requesting that the privilege not be infringed.
Mercer County Board Members unanimously passed a resolution to make the county a sanctuary county for firearms.
26 of Illinois' 102 counties have passed "gun sanctuary" resolutions or similar measures. The term is a play on the phrase "sanctuary city," which describes cities where political and law enforcement leaders limit their cooperation
Bond County IL, pass resolution in support of 2nd Amendment
The board also approved a resolution opposing the enactment of any legislation that would infringe upon the citizens right to bear arms.
Motion by Member Neuhauser, Second by Member Crawford to approve Second Amendment Resolution 20 (E18-62). Motion carried by Voice Vote. Member Sundell opposed.