proposed laws

PA Bill Number: HB2227

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer firearms; in ...

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer firearms; in ... ...

Last Action: Removed from table

Last Action Date: Sep 24, 2018

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Sporting Clay Shoot With Representative Pam Snyder - 09/29/2018
Hunting Hills Shooting Preserve 181 Hunting Hills Road, Dilliner, PA

Wounded Heroes Hunting Camp Inaugural Shoot for Heroes - 10/2/2018
Seven Springs 777 Water Wheel Dr., Champion, PA

Eric Nelson Campaign Rally - 10/4/2018
The Palace Theatre, Megan's Suite 21 West Otterman Street, Greensburg, PA

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"On every question of construction carry ourselves back to the time when the Constitution was adopted, recollect the spirit manifested in the debates and instead of trying what meaning may be squeezed out of the text or invented against it, conform to the probable one in which it was passed." - Thomas Jefferson (1823)

Danger Extreme Risk Protection Order- Critical Votes in Pennsylvania Monday :: 09/24/2018

USA – -( The Pennsylvania House has announced plans to take two anti-rights bills off the table and bring them to a vote on the House floor this Monday and Tuesday.


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Gun control advocates often use some version of the phrase “if it saves one life” in order to justify their ineffective proposals. This week, the anti-gun editorial page of the Chicago Sun-Times offered a different take. Fearful that the Right-to-Carry was getting too much good publicity in the wake of an Illinois concealed carry permit holder’s heroic actions, the Sun-Times editorial board felt it necessary to lecture its readers, “One brave rescue of a Cicero cop doesn’t justify concealed guns.”


Employee kills three at Rite Aid warehouse in Maryland :: 09/21/2018

A temporary employee opened fire at the Rite Aid warehouse where she worked in Maryland on Thursday morning, killing three and injuring three others.


Two Maryland officers injured in shooting had served warrant to wrong apartment, police say :: 09/21/2018

Two officers from a Maryland police department were shot after their unit entered the wrong apartment while serving a search warrant, officials said Thursday.


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The state is seeking a do-over in a case that said Hawaii’s restrictions on the open carry of firearms in public were not in line with the Second Amendment.


Obama-Appointed Federal Judge Smacks Down Kamala Harris' DOJ in Gun Case :: 09/12/2018

In a ruling handed down Monday, an Obama-appointed District Court judge in California gave a hearty smack-down to the California Department of Justice in a First Amendment case pertaining to firearms-related speech.


Judge to Weigh NRA's Free-Speech Case Against New York :: 09/08/2018

ALBANY, N.Y. (CN) – Fending off claims that it tried to bankrupt the National Rifle Association, attorneys for the state of New York will press a federal judge Monday to dismiss the gun lobby’s free-speech suit.


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Texas Self-Defense: Man shot; shooter claims self-defense :: 09/19/2018

A Brazos River Acres man claimed self-defense when he shot a man who he said was trying to run him over with a vehicle, Sheriff Roger Deeds said.


Washington Self-Defense: Teen fires arrow at cougar, saving life of her 6-year-old brother :: 09/16/2018

A teenage girl in Washington state is being credited with saving her 6-year-old brother from being attacked by a cougar earlier this month.


Florida Self-Defense: Gas station customer shoots robber, cops say :: 09/16/2018

A man with a concealed-weapons permit shot one of three men who tried to rob him at a gas station just outside West Palm Beach, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said.


Florida Self-Defense: Armed Teen Demands Sex From Woman, Flees When Concealed Permit Holder Intervenes :: 09/16/2018

A Clay County, Florida, woman says an armed teen confronted her in a Walmart, demanded sex, then ran out of the store after a customer with a concealed carry license intervened.


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