On July 9, 2013, Public Act 98-63, the Firearm Concealed Carry Act became state law (430 ILCS 66). This law requires an Illinois Concealed Carry License to carry a concealed firearm in Illinois.
For more information on the law from the Illinois State Police, please click on the link below.
Firearm Concealed Carry Act
Frequently Asked Questions about the Concealed Carry License Law can be found here.