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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 HB629

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This bill would clarify what mental health counseling means and end current abuses of veterans who seek counseling for conditions such as PTSD.

Legislation Overview

Title: Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act

Subject: Armed forces and national security

Description: Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act This bill prohibits, in any case arising out of the administration of laws and benefits by the Department of Veterans Affairs, any person who is mentally incapacitated, deemed mentally incompetent, or experiencing an extended loss of consciousness from being considered adjudicated as a mental defective for purposes of the right to receive or transport firearms without the order or finding of a judicial authority of competent jurisdiction that such person is a danger to himself or herself or others.

Session: 115th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.

Last Action Date: February 3, 2017

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/629/all-info

Sponsors

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2 sponsors: Michael Conaway (R); Brad Wenstrup (R)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Feb 3 2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
House Jan 24 2017 Introduced in House
House Jan 24 2017 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Feb 1 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 Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

Comments On This Bill

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