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PA Bill Number: HB770

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, prohibiting certain assault weapons.

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, prohibiting certain assault weapons. ...

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

Last Action Date: May 25, 2022

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Proposed Pennsylvania House Legislation HB1929

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This legislation would remove the mindless bias of the 50's against knives and reestablish the Constitutional connection between 'bearing arms' and the role of knives in that 'right' and establish some sanity in Title 18, Section 908 (Prohibited Offensive Weapons) law.

Legislation Overview

Title: In inchoate crimes, further providing for prohibited offensive weapons.

Subject:

Description: An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in inchoate crimes, further providing for prohibited offensive weapons.

Session: 2021-2022 Regular Session

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: April 28, 2022

Link: https://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billinfo/bill_history.cfm?syear=2021&sind=0&body=H&type=B&bn=1929

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15 sponsors: Martin Causer (R); Johnathan Hershey (R); Rich Irvin (R); Joe Kerwin (R); Steven Mentzer (R); Daryl Metcalfe (R); David Millard (R); Greg Rothman (R); David Rowe (R); Brian Smith (R); Jeff Wheeland (R); David Zimmerman (R); Matthew Dowling (R); Paul Schemel (R); Abby Major (R)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Apr 28, 2022 Referred to JUDICIARY
House Apr 26, 2022 Re-reported as committed
Senate Apr 26, 2022 In the Senate
House Apr 26, 2022 Third consideration and final passage (202-1)
House Apr 25, 2022 Second consideration
House Apr 25, 2022 Re-committed to APPROPRIATIONS
House Apr 13, 2022 Removed from table
House Mar 30, 2022 Reported as committed
House Mar 30, 2022 Laid on the table
House Mar 30, 2022 First consideration
House Sep 28, 2021 Referred to JUDICIARY
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Description Vote Date Yea Votes Nay Votes Absent Passed Rating Comments
04/26/2022 202 1 0 Yes
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04/26/2022 37 0 0 Yes
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03/30/2022 25 0 0 Yes
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