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PA Bill Number: HB1851

Title: In sentencing, further providing for sentences for offenses committed with firearms and providing for sentences for persons not to possess, use, ...

Description: In sentencing, further providing for sentences for offenses committed with firearms and providing for sentences for persons not to possess, use, ... ...

Last Action: Removed from table

Last Action Date: Oct 19, 2020

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Federal Legislation Tagged With 'Gun Buy Backs' Tag

this is an anti-gun bill

HB1279

Session: 116th Congress

Title: Safer Neighborhoods Gun Buyback Act of 2019

Description: Safer Neighborhoods Gun Buyback Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) to make grants to states, local governments, or gun dealers to conduct gun buyback programs. The BJA may distribute smart prepaid cards for use by a state, local government, or gun dealer to compensate individuals who dispose of firearms. Additionally, the bill establishes a new criminal offense for using or accepting a smart prepaid card in the acquisition or transfer of a firearm or ammunition. A violator is subject to a fine, up to two years in prison, or both.

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

Last Action Date: March 25, 2019