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PA Bill Number: HB1725

Title: In inchoate crimes, prohibiting the possession of firearm at polling place.

Description: In inchoate crimes, prohibiting the possession of firearm at polling place. ...

Last Action:

Last Action Date: Jul 17, 2019

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Senator Jim Brewster's Annual 45th District Golf Classic - 08/19/2019
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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB2980

this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Protecting Gun Owners in Bankruptcy Act of 2017

Subject: Finance and financial sector: Bankruptcy: Firearms and explosives

Description: Protecting Gun Owners in Bankruptcy Act of 2017 This bill amends the federal bankruptcy code to allow an individual debtor to exempt from their bankruptcy estate one or more fierarms, up to a total maximum value of $3,000. The bill also specifies that such firearms are household goods that are not subject to liens in bankruptcy.

Session: 115th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law.

Last Action Date: July 10, 2017

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/2980/all-info

Sponsors

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4 sponsors: Chris Collins (R); Robert Latta (R); Richard Hudson (R); Pete Sessions (R)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Jul 10 2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law.
House Jun 21 2017 Introduced in House
House Jun 21 2017 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 29 2017 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 Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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