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PA Bill Number: HR206

Title: A Concurrent Resolution petitioning the Congress of the United States to call a Convention for proposing amendments pursuant to Article V of the ...

Description: A Concurrent Resolution petitioning the Congress of the United States to call a Convention for proposing amendments pursuant to Article V of the ...

Last Action: Removed from table

Last Action Date: Mar 25, 2020

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Smock Fire Hall 124 Shaffer Ave., Smock, PA


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Proposed Pennsylvania House Legislation HB1770

this is an anti-gun bill   evalutation

This bill would deny firearms ownership for a citizen whose name appears on the Federal Terrorist Watch List. There are 11, currently, watch lists that exist. The burden of proof would be on the citizen to prove their innocence.

Legislation Overview

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for definitions, for persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer firearms, for sale or transfer of firearms and for Pennsylvania State Police.

Subject:

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

Session: 2015-2016 Regular Session

Last Action: Resolution to discharge committee from further consideration of this bill dropped from calendar

Last Action Date: June 23, 2016

Link: http://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billinfo/bill_history.cfm?syear=2015&sind=0&body=H&type=B&bn=1770

Sponsors

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29 sponsors: Steven Santarsiero (D); Stephen McCarter (D); Madeleine Dean Cunnane (D); Robert Freeman (D); Michael Schlossberg (D); Dominic Costa (D); Curtis Thomas (D); Tina Davis (D); Donna Bullock (R); Mark Rozzi (D); Patty Kim (D); Duane Milne (R); Dan Frankel (D); Michael O'Brien (D); Daniel McNeill (D); Mark Cohen (D); Brian Sims (D); Edward Gainey (D); Eddie Pashinski (D); Brendan Boyle (D); Mary Daley (D); Leslie Acosta (D); Ed Neilson (D); Matthew Bradford (D); Leanne Krueger-Braneky (R); Timothy Briggs (D); Joanna McClinton (R); Maria Donatucci (D); Stephen Kinsey (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Jun 23, 2016 Reported with request to re-refer to RULES (142-48)
House Jun 23, 2016 Re-referred to RULES
House Jun 23, 2016 Resolution to discharge committee from further consideration of this bill dropped from calendar
House Jun 15, 2016 Resolution to discharge committee from further consideration of this bill presented
House Jan 12, 2016 Referred to JUDICIARY
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