FOID Card Renewal State Police Extending FOID Card Renewals By Jacob Gordon • Apr 9, 2020 Illinois State Police filed emergency rules this week to address renewals of Firearm Owner Identification and Concealed Carry Licenses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Illinois Lawmakers Frustrated Over FOID Delays By Mike Smith • Mar 5, 2020 A group of Republican lawmakers is criticizing the state for failing to process FOID card renewals in a timely manner. State Police Sued Over FOID Card Delays By Mike Smith • Feb 4, 2020 A pair of gun-rights groups have sued the Illinois State Police for taking too long to process paperwork required to own and carry firearms. Newer 911 Addresses in Hardin Co. Causing Problems in Concealed Carry Renewals By Brad Palmer & Jordan VanDeveer • Jan 29, 2019 Changes in rural addresses in Hardin County are causing issues when some residents apply for and renew FOID and Concealed Carry Licenses. State Representative Patrick Windhorst says the fee is a concern. Gov. Rauner Signs Series of Public Safety Bills into Law By Illinois Information Service • Aug 17, 2018 State of Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner Friday signed four pieces of legislation related to public safety. One encourages police officers to seek mental health treatment, without jeopardizing their career. FOID Cardholders Should Renew Early By Associated Press • Apr 21, 2018 Illinois State Police are urging Firearm Owners Identification card holders to apply early as many come up for renewal.