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PA Bill Number: HB2291

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for limitation on the regulation of firearms and ammunition; and, in home rule and ...

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for limitation on the regulation of firearms and ammunition; and, in home rule and ... ...

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: Feb 18, 2020

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Friends of Kristin Phillips-Hill Event - 02/25/2020
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PA Firearms Law Seminar with Lodestone Training and Consulting - 03/7/2020
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2nd Amendment Town Hall Meeting - 03/7/2020
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