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PA Bill Number: HB1247

Title: In protection from abuse, further providing for commencement of proceedings and for relief.

Description: In protection from abuse, further providing for commencement of proceedings and for relief. ...

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: Apr 19, 2017

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Concealed Carry Seminar - 63rd House District - Rep. Donna Oberlander - 04/29/2017
Distant Fire Hall 2239 Madison Road, Distant, PA


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Monroeville Municipal Bldg. 2700 Monroeville Rd., Monroeville, PA


Concealed Carry Seminar - 49th House District - Rep. Bud Cook - Firearms Safety & Rights Seminar - 05/6/2017
Bentleyville Volunteer Fire Dept. 900 Main St., Bentleyville, PA

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Proposed Pennsylvania House Legislation HB170

this is an pro-gun bill   evalutation

This bill creates a two-tiered system for the carrying of firearms by law-abiding citizens. No license would be needed within the Commonwealth of PA for PA citizens but the current License to Carry Firearms would be available so that PA citizens could carry under Reciprocity Agreements in Reciprocal states.

Last Session Version: HB 230

Sponsor: Rep. Rick Saccone

Legislation Overview

Title: In general provisions, further providing for definitions; in inchoate crimes, further providing for prohibited offensive weapons; and, in firearms and other dangerous articles, repealing provisions relating to firearms not to be carried without a license, providing for license not required, repealing provisions relating to carrying firearms on public streets or public property in Philadelphia, providing for sportsman's firearm permit, further providing for licenses and repealing provisions relating to proof of license and exception.

Subject:

Description: An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in general provisions, further providing for definitions; in inchoate crimes, further providing for prohibited offensive weapons; and, in firearms and other dangerous articles, repealing provisions relating to firearms not to be carried without a license, providing for license not required, repealing provisions relating to carrying firearms on public streets or public property in Philadelphia, providing for sportsman's firearm permit, further providing for licenses and repealing provisions relating to proof of license and exception.

Session: 2017-2018 Regular Session

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: January 23, 2017

Link: http://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billinfo/bill_history.cfm?syear=2017&sind=0&body=H&type=B&bn=170

Sponsors

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34 sponsors: Richard Saccone; Rich Irvin; Greg Rothman; Judith Ward; George Dunbar; Russ Diamond; Christopher Harris; Stephen Bloom; Bryan Cutler; David Millard; Kristin Phillips-Hill; Michael Reese; David Zimmerman; Thomas Sankey; Will Tallman; Stephen Barrar; Seth Grove; Francis Ryan; David Hickernell; Robert Kauffman; Jim Cox; Matthew Gabler; Eric Nelson; Tedd Nesbit; Harry Readshaw; Cris Dush; Bradley Roae; Jason Ortitay; David Maloney; Daryl Metcalfe; Pam Snyder; Ryan Warner; Parke Wentling; Aaron Bernstine

History
Chamber Date Action
House Jan 23, 2017 Referred to JUDICIARY
Texts
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced not available state bill text bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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