Born Free USA position: SUPPORT
Update (July 2012): This bill was signed into law by Gov. Pat Quinn on July 1, 2012.
Update: This bill was passed by the Illinois State Senate on May 15, 2012, and now awaits the signature of Gov. Pat Quinn.
Bill description: House Bill 4119 would prohibit the possession, sale, trade or distribution of shark fins in Illinois.
Read the bill text here.
Note: The text and status of Illinois bills is also available at www.ilga.gov.