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PA Bill Number: HB2761

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, providing for the offense of carrying a firearm in the Capitol.

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, providing for the offense of carrying a firearm in the Capitol. ...

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Last Action Date: Aug 5, 2022

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Proposed Pennsylvania House Legislation HB770

this is an anti-gun bill   evalutation

Again attacking modern sporting rifles based upon myth and fear. The firearms are not the problem and neither is the magazine capacity of them 'or' any other feature.

Legislation Overview

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

Subject:

Description: An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in firearms and other dangerous articles, prohibiting certain assault weapons.

Session: 2021-2022 Regular Session

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

Last Action Date: June 13, 2022

Link: https://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billinfo/bill_history.cfm?syear=2021&sind=0&body=H&type=B&bn=770

Sponsors

Note: the first sponsor listed is normally the primary sponsor. If a sponsor's name is a hyperlink you can click on it to 'follow the money'.

32 sponsors: Edward Gainey (D); Ben Sanchez (D); Napoleon Nelson (D); Nancy Guenst (D); Michael Zabel (D); Malcolm Kenyatta (D); Jeanne McNeill (D); Gregory Vitali (D); Melissa Shusterman (D); Daniel Deasy (D); Brian Sims (D); Danilo Burgos (D); Joseph Ciresi (D); Peter Schweyer (D); Joanna McClinton (D); Perry Warren (D); Dan Frankel (D); Jordan Harris (D); Michael Sturla (D); Joseph Hohenstein (D); Jessica Benham (D); Maureen Madden (D); Danielle Otten (D); Sara Innamorato (D); Summer Lee (D); Scott Conklin (D); Elizabeth Fiedler (D); Kyle Mullins (D); Michael Schlossberg (D); Austin Davis (D); Christina Sappey (D); Dan Williams (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Jun 13, 2022 Reported with request to re-refer to LOCAL GOVERNMENT
House Jun 13, 2022 Re-referred to LOCAL GOVERNMENT
House Jun 13, 2022 Resolution to discharge committee from further consideration of this bill dropped from calendar
House May 25, 2022 Resolution to discharge committee from further consideration of this bill presented
House Mar 4, 2021 Referred to JUDICIARY
Texts
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Description Vote Date Yea Votes Nay Votes Absent Passed Rating Comments
06/13/2022 19 5 0 Yes
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05/25/2022 87 111 5 No
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