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PA Bill Number: HB1555

Title: Amending Titles 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) and 61 (Prisons and Parole) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated States, in sentencing, further ...

Description: Amending Titles 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) and 61 (Prisons and Parole) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated States, in sentencing, further ...

Last Action: Laid on the table

Last Action Date: Dec 9, 2019

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Proposed Federal Senate Legislation SB1547

this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Restoring the Armed Career Criminal Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Correctional facilities and imprisonment: Criminal procedure and sentencing: Violent crime

Description: Restoring the Armed Career Criminal Act This bill modifies the prior convictions that trigger a 15-year enhanced mandatory minimum prison term for a defendant who commits a firearms offense after three or more such prior convictions.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: May 20, 2019

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/senate-bill/1547/all-info

Companion Bill: HB2837

Sponsors

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6 sponsors: Tom Cotton (R); Marsha Blackburn (R); Lindsey Graham (R); Josh Hawley (R); David Perdue (R); John Kennedy (R)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate May 20 2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 3 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: S

Committee Name: Judiciary

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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