Friday, May 10, 2013

IL State Police Swamped with FOID Card Apps

Wow - so these are all the folks that are buying up all the ammo!
CHICAGO (CBS) — Illinois State Police say they’re trying to deal with a huge backlog of applications for Firearms Owner Identification cards.

The agency received more than 28,000 applications for cards during April alone.

That’s on top of an existing backlog of nearly 76,000 applications. The state police say they are dealing with a record number of applications.

State police are supposed to approve or deny applications within 30 days.

What the article misreported is that IL State Police is mandated to approve or deny apps in 30 days!