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PA Bill Number: HB2227

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer firearms; in ...

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer firearms; in ... ...

Last Action: Removed from table

Last Action Date: Sep 24, 2018

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Proposed Pennsylvania Gun Legislation HB1872

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This legislation would ban 'accelerated trigger activator' mechanism that increases the rate of fire of a semi-auto firearm.

Legislation Overview

Title: In inchoate crimes, further providing for prohibited offensive weapons.

Subject:

Description: An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in inchoate crimes, further providing for prohibited offensive weapons.

Session: 2017-2018 Regular Session

Last Action: Laid on the table

Last Action Date: September 12, 2018

Link: http://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billinfo/bill_history.cfm?syear=2017&sind=0&body=H&type=B&bn=1872

Sponsors

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62 sponsors: Madeleine Dean Cunnane (D); Dominic Costa (D); Brian Sims (D); Stephen McCarter (D); Dan Frankel (D); Christopher Rabb (D); Maria Donatucci (D); Eddie Pashinski (D); Perry Warren (D); Emilio Vazquez (D); Carolyn Comitta (D); Carol Hill-Evans (D); Jared Solomon (D); Jordan Harris (D); Stephen Samuelson (D); Mary Jo Daley (D); Peter Schweyer (D); Anita Kulik (D); Mark Rozzi (D); Michael Driscoll (D); Tina Davis (D); Margo Davidson (D); William Keller (D); Michael O'Brien (D); Marguerite Quinn (R); Thomas Murt (R); Katharine Watson (R); Michael Sturla (D); James Roebuck (D); Leanne Krueger-Braneky (D); Matthew Bradford (D); Timothy Briggs (D); Michael Schlossberg (D); Robert Freeman (D); Edward Gainey (D); Joanna McClinton (D); Patty Kim (D); Isabella Fitzgerald (D); Adam Ravenstahl (D); Kevin Boyle (D); Rosita Youngblood (D); John Galloway (D); Eric Roe (R); Brian Kirkland (D); Curtis Thomas (D); Harry Lewis (R); Paul Costa (D); John Taylor (R); Maureen Madden (D); Mike Carroll (D); Gregory Vitali (D); Alexander Charlton (R); James Santora (R); Christopher Quinn (R); Pamela DeLissio (D); Nicholas Miccarelli (R); Stephen Barrar (R); Thomas Caltagirone (D); Todd Stephens (R); Donna Bullock (D); Jeanne McNeill (D); Helen Tai (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Sep 12, 2018 Re-reported as committed
House Sep 12, 2018 Laid on the table
House Jun 20, 2018 Reported as committed
House Jun 20, 2018 First consideration
House Jun 20, 2018 Re-committed to RULES
House Oct 23, 2017 Referred to JUDICIARY
Texts
Type Date State Link Text
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Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call
Description Vote Date Yea Votes Nay Votes No Votes Absent Passed Rating Comments
06/20/2018 6 10 0 0 No Bans 'any' device that may change the rate of fire of 'any' semi-auto firearm.
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