Illinois: Trigger Modification Ban Fails on House Floor

| October 26, 2017

Illinois: Trigger Modification Ban Fails on House Floor

Today, the Illinois House defeated House Bill 4117 with a 48 to 54 vote.  As written, HB 4117 mirrors federal legislation proposed by anti-gun Senator Dianne Feinstein.  The bill would place a ban on many popular “trigger modification devices.”  The broad and overreaching definition in HB 4117 could potentially ban firearm modifications such as competition triggers, muzzle brakes, and ergonomic changes that are commonly done by law-abiding gun owners to make their firearms more suitable for self-defense, competition, hunting, or even overcoming disability.   

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