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PA Bill Number: HB2291

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for limitation on the regulation of firearms and ammunition; and, in home rule and ...

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for limitation on the regulation of firearms and ammunition; and, in home rule and ... ...

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: Feb 18, 2020

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Proposed Pennsylvania House Legislation HB733

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This legislation attempts to restore the authority of Sheriffs to arrest but falls short. Could be made acceptable by a pro-Sheriff amendment but in its' current form is not acceptable (p.n. 867).

Sponsor is a Democrat and this legislation is unlikely to move in this session.

Legislation Overview

Title: In general provisions, further defining "police officer"; in municipal police jurisdiction, further defining "chief law enforcement officer" and "municipal police officer"; further providing for noncompliance with mandatory certification requirements; in employees, making an editorial change; providing for county sheriffs and deputy sheriffs; in municipal police education and training, further defining "police officer"; further providing for members of the Municipal Police Officers' Education and Training Commission; and repealing inconsistent provisions of the Second Class County Code.

Subject:

Description: An Act amending Titles 18 (Crimes and Offenses), 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) and 53 (Municipalities Generally) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in general provisions, further defining "police officer"; in municipal police jurisdiction, further defining "chief law enforcement officer" and "municipal police officer"; further providing for noncompliance with mandatory certification requirements; in employees, making an editorial change; providing for county sheriffs and deputy sheriffs; in municipal police education and training, further defining "police officer"; further providing for members of the Municipal Police Officers' Education and Training Commission; and repealing inconsistent provisions of the Second Class County Code.

Session: 2015-2016 Regular Session

Last Action: Corrective Reprint, Printer's No. 920

Last Action Date: March 13, 2015

Link: http://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billinfo/bill_history.cfm?syear=2015&sind=0&body=H&type=B&bn=733

Sponsors

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18 sponsors: Timothy Mahoney (D); Robert James (R); Will Tallman (R); Patrick Harkins (D); David Millard (R); Vanessa Brown (D); Robert Kauffman (R); Mark Cohen (D); Christopher Harris (R); Kathy Rapp (R); Mark Rozzi (D); Thomas Murt (R); Jaret Gibbons (D); Ryan Bizzarro (D); Paul Schemel (R); John Galloway (D); Pam Snyder (D); Neal Goodman (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Mar 13, 2015 Corrective Reprint, Printer's No. 920
House Mar 6, 2015 Referred to JUDICIARY
Texts
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Votes

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