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
This legislation would expand shooting range development in the states with Pittman Robertson funds.
Title: Target Practice and Marksmanship Training Support Act
Subject: Public lands and natural resources: Firearms and explosives: Forests, forestry, trees: Land transfers: Land use and conservation: Outdoor recreation: Solid waste and recycling: Wildlife conservation and habitat protection
Description: Allows a state to use federal funds to cover a higher percentage of the costs for the construction and expansion of public target ranges. Specifically, a state may use specified federal grant funds to pay up to 90% of such costs (rather than 75%, as under current law). Additionally, amounts provided for these purposes shall remain available for five fiscal years (rather than two, as under current law).
Session: 116th Congress
Last Action: Became Public Law No: 116-17. (TXT | PDF)
Last Action Date: May 10, 2019
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19 sponsors: Ron Kind (D); Rob Bishop (R); Duncan Hunter (R); Bryan Steil (R); Ted Budd (R); Markwayne Mullin (R); Scott Tipton (R); Doug LaMalfa (R); Mark Amodei (R); Guy Reschenthaler (R); Don Young (R); John Moolenaar (R); Jeff Van Drew (D); Roger Williams (R); Jody Hice (R); Matt Gaetz (R); Ralph Abraham (R); David Kustoff (R); Richard Hudson (R)
|House||May 10 2019||Became Public Law No: 116-17. (TXT | PDF)|
|House||May 10 2019||Signed by President.|
|House||May 2 2019||Presented to President.|
|Senate||Apr 30 2019||Received in the Senate, read twice, considered, read the third time, and passed without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2502)|
|Senate||Apr 30 2019||Message on Senate action sent to the House.|
|House||Apr 29 2019||On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H3288-3289)|
|House||Apr 29 2019||Mr. Van Drew moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.|
|House||Apr 29 2019||Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H3288-3290)|
|House||Apr 29 2019||DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1222.|
|House||Apr 29 2019||Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.|
|House||Mar 6 2019||Referred to the Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife.|
|House||Feb 14 2019||Introduced in House|
|House||Feb 14 2019||Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.|
|Introduced||Mar 1 2019||federal bill text||bill text|
|Engrossed||Apr 30 2019||federal bill text||bill text|
|Enrolled||May 1 2019||federal bill text||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
There have not been any votes on this bill
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