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§ 2. It shall be unlawful for any person, not being the father, guardian or employer of the minor herein named, by himself or agent, to sell, give, loan, hire or barter, or offer to sell, give, loan, hire or barter to any minor, any pistol, revolver, derringer, bowie knife, dirk or other deadly weapon of like character capable of being secreted upon the person.

§ 3. All persons dealing in deadly weapons, hereinbefore mentioned, at retail within this State, shall keep a register of all such weapons sold or given away by them. Such register shall contain the date of the sale or gift, the name and the age of the person to whom the weapon is sold or given, the price of the said weapon, and the purpose for which it is purchased or obtained. The said register shall be in the following form:

- For what No. of To whom Age of Kind and purpose Price of

Weapon sold or purchaser §". purchased weapon given Of Weapon or obtained

Said register shall be kept open for the inspection of the public, and all persons who may wish to examine the same, may do so at all reasonable times during business hours. § 4. It shall be unlawful for any person to carry concealed upon his person, any pistol, revolver, or other firearm, without a written license therefor, issued as hereinafter prescribed in this section. It shall be the duty of chief police officers in cities, and of justices of the peace and police magistrates elsewhere in the State, upon written application therefor, and upon satisfactory proof of good moral character and that proper cause exists for the issuance thereof, to issue a license to any citizen of the State of Illinois to carry concealed a pistol or revolver. The application for a license shall be sworn to by the applicant and shall state the particular cause, reason or condition for such application and shall be accompanied by the affidavits of two reputable householders, residents of the county in which the application is made, which shall certify from personal knowledge to the good moral character of applicant and that they have investigated the particular cause, reason or condition assigned in the application and believe the same to be true and correct. The license so issued shall state the particular cause, reason or condition for its issuance and shall contain the names of the persons whose affidavits accompany the application. Any license issued in pursuance of the provisions of this section may be limited as to the period for which issued and may be vacated and cancelled at any time for good cause by the chief police officer or the justice of the peace or police magistrate issuing the same. Conviction of a licensee for a felony shall operate as a revocation of any such license. § 5. Section four (4) of this Act shall not apply to sheriffs, coroners, constables, policemen, or other peace officers, or any warden, superintendent or head keeper of any prison, penitentiary, county jail or other institution for the detention of persons convicted of or accused of crime, while engaged in the discharge of their official duties, or to

any person summoned by any of such officers to assist in making arrest, or preserving the peace, while such person so summoned is engaged in assisting such officer, or to the regular and ordinary transportation and sale of firearms as merchandise. § 6. Whoever shall violate the provisions of section 1 or section 4 of this Act shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction thereof, shall be punished by a fine of not less than one hundred dollars ($100.00) nor more than one thousand dollars ($1,000.00), or imprisonment in the county jail for a period of not more than one (1) year, or both such fine and imprisonment. Whoever shall violate the provisions of section 2 or section 3 of this Act shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction thereof, shall be punished by a fine of not less than twenty-five dollars ($25.00) nor more than one thousand dollars ($1,000.00), or imprisonment in the county jail for a period of not more than six (6) months, or both such fine and imprisonment. Any person who shall wilfully and falsely swear or affirm as to any material fact in any affidavit provided for in section 4 of this Act, shall be guilty of perjury and shall be punished according to the laws of this State. § 7. Whoever, after having been convicted of murder, manslaughter, robbery, burglary, rape, mayhem, assault with a deadly weapon, or assault with intent to commit a felony, shall violate the provisions of section 4 of this Act, shall be guilty of a felony and, upon conviction, shall be punished by imprisonment in the penitentiary for not less than one year nor more than ten years. $ 8. An Act entitled, “An Act to regulate the traffic in deadly weapons, and to prevent the sale of them to minors”, approved April 16, 1881, in force July 1, 1881, is repealed. FILED July 11, 1919. The Governor having failed to return this bill to the General Assembly during its session, and having failed to file it in my office, with his objections, within ten days after the adjournment of the General Assembly, it has thereby become a law.

Witness my hand this 11th day of July. A. D. 1919.
Louis L. EMMERson, Secretary of State.

DISCRIMINATION.—AGAINST ANY RELIGIOUS SECT, CREED, ETC. $ 1. Unlawful to publish, distribute, § 4. Not to prohibit certain private

etc. communications. $ 2. Production shall be evidence. § 5. Penalty for violation. § 3. Definition of public accommoda- § 6. Invalidity of any portion not to

tion, etc. affect validity of any other.

(Hot: SE BILL No. 265. APPROVED JUNE 28, 1919. ) AN ACT to prohibit the publication and distribution of discriminating matter against any religious sect, creed, class, denomination, or nationality, and to punish the same. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That no person being the lessee, proprietor, manager, superintendent, agent, or emplove of any place of public accommodation resort or amusement shall directly or indirectly by himself or anybody else publish, issue, circulate, send, distribute, —28 L

give away or display in any way, manner, shape, means or method except as hereinafter provided any communication, poster, folder, manuscript, book, pamphlet, writing, print, letter, notice or advertisement of any kind, nature or description intended or calculated to discriminate or actually discriminating against any religious sect, creed, class, denomination or nationality or against any of the members thereof in the matter of furnishing or neglecting or refusing to furnish to them or any one of them lodgings, housing, schooling, tuition or any accommodations, rights, privileges, advantage or convenience offered to or enjoyed by the general public or to the effect that any of the accommodations, rights, privileges, advantages or conveniences of any such place of public accommodation resort or amusement shall or will be refused, withheld from or denied to any person or persons or class of persons on account of class, creed, religion, sect, denomination, nationality or that the patronage custom, presence, frequenting, dwelling, staying or lodging at such place or any person, persons or class of persons belonging to or purporting to be of any particular religion, sect, creed, class, denomination or nationality is unwelcome, objectionable, or not acceptable, desired or solicited. § 2. The production of any such communication, paper, poster, folder, pamphlet, manuscript, book, printing, writing, letter, notice or advertisement purporting to relate to any such place and to be made by any person being the owner, lessee, proprietor, superintendent, manager or any employe thereof shall be presumptive evidence in any civil or criminal action or prosecution that the same was authorized by such person. § 3. A place of public accommodation, resort or amusement within the meaning of this Act shall be deemed to include any inn, tavern, hotel, whether conducted for the entertainment, housing, lodging of transient guests, or for the benefit, use or accommodation of those seeking health, recreation or rest, any restaurant, eating-house, public conveyance on land or water, bath-house, barber-shop, theatre and music hall. § 4. Nothing in this Act contained shall be construed to prohibit the mailing of a private communication in writing sent in response to a specific written or verbal inquiry. § 5. Any person who shall violate any of the provisions in this Act or shall aid in or incite cause or bring about in whole or in part the violation of any such provision or provisions shall for each and every violation thereof be liable civilly to a penalty of not less than ($100) one hundred dollars nor more than five hundred ($500) dollar to be recovered by any person aggrieved thereby, and shall also for every such violation or offense he deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and unon conviction thereof, shall he fined not less than one hundred ($100) dollars nor more than five hundred ($500) dollars or shall be imprisoned not less than thirty (30) days nor more than ninety o days or both such fine and imprisonment in the discretion of the Court.

§ 6. The invalidity of any portion of this Act shall not affect the validity of any other portion thereof, which can be given effect without such invalid part.

APPROVED June 28, 1919.

FALSE PRETENSE.

§ 1. Adds section 116a. Act of 1874. § 116a. Misrepresentation hy educational institutions—penalty.

(Hot: sh; BILL No. 3 13. Approv ED JUNE 28, 1919.)

AN ACT to amend an Act entitled, “An Act to revise the law in relation to criminal jurisprudence,” approved March 27, 1874, in force July 1, 1874, as amended, by adding thereto one new section to be known as section 116a. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That “An Act to revise the law in relation to criminal jurisprudence,” approved March 27, 1874, in force July 1, 1874, as amended, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be known as section 116a, to read as follows: § 116a. Any person, firm, association or corporation owning, Operating, directing or controlling, in whole or in part, any school, college, university, department of a university, or other educational or training institution, which shall falsely state, allege, advertise or represent that that school, college, university, department of a university, or institution, is approved, accredited or recognized as reputable and in good standing by any department, office, board, commission or agency of the State of Illinois, which is charged by law with approving, accrediting or recognizing as reputable and in good standing any such school, college, university, department of a university, or other educational or training institution shall, upon conviction, be punished by a fine of not less than two hundred dollars ($200.00), nor more than five hundred dollars ($500.00). APPROVED June 28, 1919.

INTOXICATING LIQUOR. # 1. Amends section 1. Act of 1887. § 1. Penalty for selling. (House, BILL No. 239. APPRoved JUNE 24, 1919.)

AN ACT to amend section one (1) of “An Act to regulate the sale of intoricating liquors outside of the incorporated limits of cities, towns and villages,” approved May 4, 1887, in force July 1, 1887. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That section one (1) of an Act entitled, “An Act to regulate the sale of intoxicating liquors outside the incorporated limits of cities, towns and villages,” approved May 4, 1887, in force July 1, 1887, be and the same is hereby amended to read as follows: § 1. Whoever shall, outside of the incorporate limits of any city, town or village, by himself or another, either as principal, clerk or servant, sell, or in any manner dispose of any distilled, spiritous, vinous, fermented, malt or intoxicating liquor, in any quantity whatsoever, without a license from the county board, to keep a dramshop, shall, for each offense, be fined not less than fifty dollars ($50) nor more than two hundred dollars ($200) and imprisoned in the county jail for not less than thirty (30) days, nor more than ninety (90) days, in the discretion of the court; provided, however, that such board shall not have power to issue such license to keep a dram shop in any place within two miles of the limits of any incorporate city, town or village. APPROVED June 24, 1919.

SENTENCE AND COMMITMENT.

§ 1. Amends sections 1, 3 and 7, and § 7. Department of Public adds section 7a, Act of 1917. Welfare to establish rules for parole of § 1. Definite sentences for prisoners and wards misprision of treason, —conditions of parole murder, rape and kid- —arrest and return napping — eligibility of paroled prisoners

to parole. and wards. § 3. Court in case of felony § 7a. Department of Public to have discretion Welfare may parole whether commitment non-resident prisoner shall be to peniten- or ward to persons in tiary, reformatory or another state — penother institution—ex- alty for violation of

ception. parole.

(SENATE BILL No. 478. APPROVED JUNE 28, 1919.)

AN ACT to amend an Act entitled, “An Act to revise the law in relation to the sentence and commitment of persons convicted of crime or offenses and providing for a system of parole and to repeal certain Acts and parts of Acts therein named,” approved June 25, 1917, in force July 1, 1917, by amending section one (1), section three (3), section seven (7), and adding thereto a new section to be known as section seven. A (7A). SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That an Act entitled, “An Act to revise the law in relation to the sentence and commitment of persons convicted of crime or offenses and providing for a system of parole and to repeal certain Acts and parts of Acts therein named,” approved June 25, 1917, in force July 1, 1917, be and is hereby amended by amending section one (1), section three (3), section seven (?), and by adding a new section to be known as section seven A (7A) to read as follows: 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That in all cases were [where] any person, male or female, over ten years of age, shall be charged with either of the offenses of misprision of treason, murder, rape, or kidnaping, and the case shall be tried by a jury and the jury shall find the defendant guilty, the jury shall also by its verdict fix the punishment, and if the punishment imposed is imprisonment, the jury shall fix the term of such imprisonment; if the case is tried by the court, without a jury on a plea of guilty, and the court shall impose imprisonment as the punishment, the court shall fix a definite term of imprisonment, and the court in each case, shall fix the place of confinement. In every such

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