proposed laws

PA Bill Number: HB1236

Title: In inchoate crimes, providing for possession of weapons within certain licensed facilities; and imposing a penalty.

Description: In inchoate crimes, providing for possession of weapons within certain licensed facilities; and imposing a penalty. ...

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: May 18, 2015

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Concealed Carry Seminar - Rep. Tallman - Adams/Cumberland County - 05/28/2015
Penn Twp. Volunteer Fire Company 1750 Pine Rd., Newville, PA

Utah Multi-State Concealed Firearms Permit Course - 05/30/2015
Eagle Arms Oaks Gun Show-Philadelphia Expo Ctr 100 Station Ave., Oaks PA

Utah Multi-State Concealed Firearms Permit Course - 05/31/2015
Eagle Arms Oaks Gun Show-Philadelphia Expo Ctr 100 Station Ave., Oaks PA

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