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PA Bill Number: HB1764

Title: In inchoate crimes, providing for the offense of possession of firearm or other dangerous weapon in public recreation area.

Description: In inchoate crimes, providing for the offense of possession of firearm or other dangerous weapon in public recreation area. ...

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Last Action Date: Aug 20, 2019

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB2786

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This legislation would provide grants to states that have laws that allow government to keep firearms seized from citizens. No language available.

Legislation Overview

Title: Jake Laird Act of 2019

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Administrative remedies: Crime prevention: Criminal justice information and records: Criminal procedure and sentencing: Firearms and explosives: Law enforcement administration and funding: Mental health: Violent crime

Description: Jake Laird Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the Department of Justice to make grants to states to implement laws that authorize a law enforcement officer to seize firearms from a person if there is probable cause to believe the person is dangerous.

Session: 116th Congress

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

Last Action Date: June 26, 2019

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/2786/all-info

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8 sponsors: Susan Brooks (R); Theodore Deutch (D); Fred Upton (R); Debbie Dingell (D); Brian Fitzpatrick (R); Andre Carson (D); Derek Kilmer (D); Dean Phillips (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Jun 26 2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House May 16 2019 Introduced in House
House May 16 2019 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H3851)
House May 16 2019 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 4 2019 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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