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PA Bill Number: SB897

Title: In sentencing, further providing for sentences for certain drug offenses committed with firearms.

Description: In sentencing, further providing for sentences for certain drug offenses committed with firearms. ...

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: Oct 15, 2019

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Proposed Pennsylvania House Legislation HB1496

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Increases penalties for felons caught with firearms.

Legislation Overview

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

Subject:

Description: An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer firearms.

Session: 2015-2016 Regular Session

Last Action: Act No. 134

Last Action Date: November 3, 2016

Link: http://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billinfo/bill_history.cfm?syear=2015&sind=0&body=H&type=B&bn=1496

Sponsors

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18 sponsors: Todd Stephens (R); Peter Schweyer (D); Richard Saccone (R); Michael Driscoll (D); David Millard (R); Daniel McNeill (D); Mark Cohen (D); Ron Marsico (R); John Taylor (R); Thomas Murt (R); Anthony DeLuca (D); Stephen Barrar (R); Dominic Costa (D); Duane Milne (R); Frank Farry (R); William Kortz (D); Harold English (R); Tina Davis (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Nov 3, 2016 Act No. 134
House Nov 3, 2016 Approved by the Governor
House Oct 27, 2016 Presented to the Governor
House Oct 26, 2016 House concurred in Senate amendments (178-12)
House Oct 26, 2016 Re-reported on concurrence, as committed
House Oct 26, 2016 Referred to RULES
House Oct 26, 2016 In the House
Senate Oct 26, 2016 Third consideration and final passage (48-0)
House Oct 26, 2016 Signed in Senate
House Oct 26, 2016 Signed in House
Senate Oct 17, 2016 Second consideration
Senate Sep 26, 2016 First consideration
Senate Sep 26, 2016 Reported as amended
Senate Jun 20, 2016 Referred to JUDICIARY
Senate Jun 14, 2016 In the Senate
House Jun 14, 2016 Third consideration and final passage (187-8)
House Jun 14, 2016 Re-reported as committed
House Jun 13, 2016 Second consideration
House Jun 13, 2016 Re-committed to APPROPRIATIONS
House Jun 13, 2016 Re-reported as committed
House Jun 7, 2016 Reported as amended
House Jun 7, 2016 Re-committed to RULES
House Jun 7, 2016 First consideration
House Aug 13, 2015 Referred to JUDICIARY
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