PA Bill Number: HR525
Title: Recognizing the month of October 2017 as "Domestic Violence Awareness Month" in Pennsylvania.
Description: A Resolution recognizing the month of October 2017 as "Domestic Violence Awareness Month" in Pennsylvania.
Last Action: Adopted (191-0)
Last Action Date: Oct 2, 2017
This legislation expands Castle Doctrine protections for citizens who use lethal force when assaulted to include multiple attackers (Gangs) and 'disparity of force'.
Sponsor: Rep. Rick Saccone
Title: In general principles of justification, further providing for use of force in self-protection.
Description: An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in general principles of justification, further providing for use of force in self-protection.
Session: 2017-2018 Regular Session
Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY
Last Action Date: January 23, 2017
Note: the first sponsor listed is normally the primary sponsor. If a sponsor's name is a hyperlink you can click on it to 'follow the money'.
30 sponsors: Richard Saccone; Matthew Baker; Thomas Mustio; Jason Ortitay; Greg Rothman; Judith Ward; Jerome Knowles; George Dunbar; Russ Diamond; Stephen Bloom; David Millard; Michael Reese; David Zimmerman; Seth Grove; Robert Kauffman; Mark Gillen; Matthew Gabler; Eric Nelson; Harry Readshaw; Tarah Toohil; Jack Rader; Barry Jozwiak; Daryl Metcalfe; Jim Cox; David Maloney; Justin Simmons; David Hickernell; Frank Farry; Kristin Phillips-Hill; Jonathan Fritz
|House||Jan 23, 2017||Referred to JUDICIARY|
|Introduced||not available||state 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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