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PA Bill Number: HB1903

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

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

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: Sep 23, 2021

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB1858

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Allowing deployed members of the armed services to renew their license to carry in their home states remotely.

Legislation Overview

Title: U.S. Military Right To Carry Act

Subject: Armed forces and national security: Firearms and explosives: Intergovernmental relations: Law enforcement administration and funding: Licensing and registrations: Military personnel and dependents: Postal service: State and local government operations

Description: Requires a state that receives funds under the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program to have implemented (1) a law or policy authorizing members of the Armed Forces who are outside of their state of residence under orders to renew a permit to carry a concealed firearm through the mail, and (2) a law or policy that treats members of the Armed Forces on active duty in the state as residents of the state for purposes of issuing a permit to carry a concealed firearm in the state. The Department of Justice must reduce by 5% the amount that a state would otherwise receive under the grant program if the state fails to comply with either requirement.

Session: 117th Congress

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

Last Action Date: May 18, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/1858/all-info

Companion Bill: SB720

Sponsors

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20 sponsors: Jason Smith (R); Scott DesJarlais (R); Markwayne Mullin (R); Jack Bergman (R); Rick Allen (R); Matt Gaetz (R); Tom Rice (R); Ted Budd (R); Doug Lamborn (R); Jeff Van Drew (R); Fred Keller (R); Ralph Norman (R); Patrick McHenry (R); Jeff Duncan (R); David Kustoff (R); Debbie Lesko (R); Brian Babin (R); Elise Stefanik (R); Dan Bishop (R); Mo Brooks (R)

History
Chamber Date Action
House May 18 2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Mar 11 2021 Introduced in House
House Mar 11 2021 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced May 11 2021 federal bill text bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee

Chamber: H

Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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