PA Bill Number: HB2856
Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for sale or transfer of firearms, and establishing the Pennsylvania Gun Buyback Program ...
Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for sale or transfer of firearms, and establishing the Pennsylvania Gun Buyback Program . ...
Last Action Date: Sep 24, 2022
This legislation would expand public shooting ranges using monies from the Pittman Robertson Act fund.
Title: Target Practice and Marksmanship Training Support Act
Subject: Public lands and natural resources: Firearms and explosives: Forests, forestry, trees: Land transfers: Land use and conservation: Outdoor recreation: Solid waste and recycling: Wildlife conservation and habitat protection
Description: Allows a state to use federal funds to cover a higher percentage of the costs for the construction and expansion of public target ranges. Specifically, a state may use specified federal grant funds to pay up to 90% of such costs (rather than 75%, as under current law). Additionally, amounts provided for these purposes shall remain available for five fiscal years (rather than two, as under current law).
Session: 116th Congress
Last Action: Indefinitely postponed by Senate by Unanimous Consent.
Last Action Date: April 30, 2019
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15 sponsors: Shelley Capito (R); Michael Bennet (D); John Boozman (R); Mike Crapo (R); Joni Ernst (R); Angus King (I); Joe Manchin (D); James Risch (R); Mike Rounds (R); Dan Sullivan (R); John Cornyn (R); Martin Heinrich (D); Bill Cassidy (R); Jon Tester (D); Roy Blunt (R)
|Senate||Apr 30 2019||Indefinitely postponed by Senate by Unanimous Consent.|
|Senate||Apr 30 2019||Senate vitiated previous passage. (CR S2502)|
|Senate||Apr 10 2019||Passed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S2393; text: CR S2393)|
|Senate||Mar 14 2019||By Senator Barrasso from Committee on Environment and Public Works filed written report. Report No. 116-8.|
|Senate||Feb 5 2019||Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 18.|
|Senate||Feb 5 2019||Committee on Environment and Public Works. Reported by Senator Barrasso without amendment. Without written report.|
|Senate||Feb 5 2019||Committee on Environment and Public Works. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.|
|Senate||Jan 10 2019||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.|
|Introduced||Jan 23 2019||federal bill text||bill text|
|Introduced||Feb 6 2019||federal bill text||bill text|
|Engrossed||Apr 10 2019||federal bill text||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
There have not been any votes on this bill
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