PA Bill Number: HB2856
Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for sale or transfer of firearms, and establishing the Pennsylvania Gun Buyback Program ...
Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for sale or transfer of firearms, and establishing the Pennsylvania Gun Buyback Program . ...
Last Action Date: Sep 24, 2022
Allowing those sworn to protect and serve the opportunity to do so regardless of duty status or "gun free zones".
Title: LEOSA Reform Act
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Educational facilities and institutions: Firearms and explosives: Government buildings, facilities, and property: Government employee pay, benefits, personnel management: Law enforcement officers: Licensing and registrations: Personnel records: State and local government operations
Description: Broadens the authority for certain law enforcement officers to carry concealed firearms across state lines. Specifically, the bill allows qualified active and retired law enforcement officers to carry concealed firearms and ammunition (including magazines) in school zones; in national parks; on state, local, or private property that is open to the public; and in certain federal facilities that are open to the public. Further, the bill permits states to reduce the frequency with which retired law enforcement officers must meet certain qualification standards.
Session: 117th Congress
Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Last Action Date: April 28, 2021
Companion Bill: SB1610
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60 sponsors: Don Bacon (R); John Rutherford (R); Pete Stauber (R); Henry Cuellar (D); Elise Stefanik (R); Yvette Herrell (R); Michael Cloud (R); Tim Burchett (R); Scott Perry (R); Bill Posey (R); Randy Weber (R); James Hagedorn (R); Mike Johnson (R); Doug Lamborn (R); Andrew Clyde (R); John Carter (R); Rick Allen (R); Bill Huizenga (R); Greg Steube (R); Joe Wilson (R); Scott Fitzgerald (R); Alexander Mooney (R); Kevin Brady (R); Lloyd Smucker (R); Ralph Norman (R); Randy Feenstra (R); Glenn Thompson (R); William Timmons (R); Guy Reschenthaler (R); Dan Bishop (R); Michael Guest (R); Fred Keller (R); Tom Emmer (R); Debbie Lesko (R); Dusty Johnson (R); Jay Obernolte (R); Christopher Jacobs (R); Ben Cline (R); Mark Amodei (R); John Katko (R); Andrew Garbarino (R); James Comer (R); Andy Harris (R); Garland Barr (R); Jeff Van Drew (R); David Kustoff (R); Dan Newhouse (R); Jaime Herrera Beutler (R); Lance Gooden (R); Elizabeth Van Duyne (R); Robert Wittman (R); Nicholas Taylor (R); Tim Walberg (R); Bryan Steil (R); Larry Bucshon (R); Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R); Richard Hudson (R); Dan Crenshaw (R); Julia Letlow (R); Roger Williams (R)
|House||Apr 28 2021||Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.|
|House||Feb 23 2021||Introduced in House|
|House||Feb 23 2021||Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||Mar 23 2021||federal bill text||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
There have not been any votes on this bill
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