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PA Bill Number: HB2078

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for definitions and for sale or transfer of firearms.

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for definitions and for sale or transfer of firearms. ...

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: Nov 20, 2019

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Proposed Pennsylvania House Legislation HB1748

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This legislation criminalizes the possession of parts kits for semiautomatic firearms and the private manufacturer of firearms for one's own possession. The justification for this criminalization is based on hyperbole and manufactured statistics.

Legislation Overview

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, providing for serial numbers for homemade firearms and for the offense of possession of do-it-yourself semiautomatic weapons prohibited; and, in trade and commerce, providing for the offense of unlawful advertising of do-it-yourself semiautomatic weapons.

Subject:

Description: An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in firearms and other dangerous articles, providing for serial numbers for homemade firearms and for the offense of possession of do-it-yourself semiautomatic weapons prohibited; and, in trade and commerce, providing for the offense of unlawful advertising of do-it-yourself semiautomatic weapons.

Session: 2019-2020 Regular Session

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: August 16, 2019

Link: https://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billinfo/bill_history.cfm?syear=2019&sind=0&body=H&type=B&bn=1748

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18 sponsors: Michael Driscoll (D); Perry Warren (D); Maria Donatucci (D); Jeanne McNeill (D); Tina Davis (D); Christopher Rabb (D); Rosita Youngblood (D); Michael Schlossberg (D); Stephen Kinsey (D); Movita Johnson-Harrell (D); Joseph Ciresi (D); Dan Frankel (D); Robert Freeman (D); Joanna McClinton (D); Scott Conklin (D); Maureen Madden (D); Ben Sanchez (D); Patty Kim (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Aug 16, 2019 Referred to JUDICIARY
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