DHS asked that we send this out to our members. This is another new resource in the Concealed
and Carry Law which has implications for individuals with IDD.



FOID Mental Health Reporting System

With the New Year came the implementation of the new Illinois FOID Mental Health Reporting
System, which was expanded as part of the Illinois Concealed Carry legislation [PA98-063]. The
enactment of this new law means a host of changes for mental health facilities, nursing homes,
community agencies, physicians, psychiatrists, psychologists and qualified examiners.


Tony Paulauski
Executive Director
The Arc of Illinois
20901 S. LaGrange Rd. Suite 209
Frankfort, IL 60423
815-464-1832 (OFFICE)
815-464-1832 (CELL)