FOID card holders, who submit their renewal application will remain valid during the duration of the state's disaster proclamation and for a period of 12 months following the termination of the disaster...
Jun 10, 2020 · Surge In FOID Card Applications After Recent Violence Leads To Backlog CHICAGO (CBS) — In the two days after violent looting across Chicago and the suburbs, Illinois State Police saw a massive surge in applications from people who want to own guns, but processing delays are growing as well.
2 days ago · The Illinois State Police oversees the FOID card system and issues the cards that are needed to buy or possess a firearm or ammunition. Glenn Sanders, president of the Mississippi Valley Hunters ...
Barriers to Obtaining an FOID The state of Illinois has extremely restrictive gun laws , owing mostly to its long struggle with early to mid-century organized crime in Chicago. One of the most immediate impediments to the purchase or possession of a firearm is the requirement that you obtain and maintain a Firearms Owner’s Identification Card ...