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PA Bill Number: HB1188

Title: In hunting and furtaking, further providing for unlawful devices and methods.

Description: In hunting and furtaking, further providing for unlawful devices and methods. ...

Last Action: First consideration

Last Action Date: May 27, 2020

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Representative Jason Ortitay

District: 46

Party: R

Ratings: FOAC: A+, NRA: A, GOA: TBD

Pro-Gun Voting Percentage: 96%

Anti-Gun Voting Percentage: 4%

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County(s) Served: Allegheny*, Washington*

FOAC Election: Endorsed

Capital Office Contact Information

PO Box 202046, Rm. 143A, East Wing Harrisburg, PA 17120-3015

Phone 1: 717-787-1281

FAX: 717-782-2944

Local Office Contact Information

300 Old Pond Road, Ste. 205A Bridgeville 15017

Phone 1: 412-221-5110

FAX: 412-221-5113

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Committees Ortitay Serves On


Gaming Oversight

Environmental Resources And Energy


Bills Sponsored or Co-sponsored by Ortitay

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News, Articles & Other Information

Should it stay or should it go? Lawmakers at odds over future of state gun background check system :: 02/20/2020

A system used to determine whether customers are legally able to purchase guns is back in the limelight as state lawmakers weigh whether to alter the Pennsylvania Instant Check System’s funding mechanism — or eliminate it entirely.


FOAC LTE: I brought sound application of fact and logic to a meeting about guns :: 10/01/2016

I am responding to Kelsy Frank’s Sept. 24 letter (“A Shocking Meeting”), wherein she took significant liberties with the truth in relation to a meeting between state Rep. Jason Ortitay, her and me on Aug. 23 regarding the efficacy of gun control laws.