proposed laws

PA Bill Number: HB639

Title: In short title and definitions, providing for the definition of "stun gun"; and, in enforcement and penalties, further providing for enforcement and ...

Description: In short title and definitions, providing for the definition of "stun gun"; and, in enforcement and penalties, further providing for enforcement and ...

Last Action: Referred to AGRICULTURE AND RURAL AFFAIRS

Last Action Date: Feb 26, 2015

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upcoming events

Firearms Law Seminar - 03/7/2015
Berks - Fire/Water Restorations 1145 Commons Blvd., Reading, PA 19605


Beaver County Sportsmen's Conservation League 2nd Amendment Action Day Banquet - 03/7/2015
Monica Turners 1700 Old Brodhead Rd., Monaca, PA 15061


FOAC Monthly Meeting - March - 2015 - 03/8/2015
Scott Township Municpal Building 301 Lindsay Road Carnegie PA 15106

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At the close of the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia on September 18, 1787, a Mrs. Powel anxiously awaited the results, and as Benjamin Franklin emerged from the long task now finished, asked him directly: "Well Doctor, what have we got, a republic or a monarchy?" "A republic if you can keep it" responded Ben Franklin. This exchange was recorded by Constitution signer James McHenry in a diary entry that was later reproduced in the 1906 American Historical Review. - Founding Father - Ben Franklin

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