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PA Bill Number: HB2856

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for sale or transfer of firearms, and establishing the Pennsylvania Gun Buyback Program ...

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for sale or transfer of firearms, and establishing the Pennsylvania Gun Buyback Program . ...

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Last Action Date: Sep 24, 2022

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Proposed Pennsylvania Senate Legislation SB1196

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The Supreme Court of the United States has established prudent guidelines on law enforcement use of force guidelines and it is the role of the courts to determine justification of that force, not the legislature in a knee jerk reaction to singular instances of criminal applications of force.

Legislation Overview

Title: In general principles of justification, further providing for use of force in law enforcement.

Subject:

Description: An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in general principles of justification, further providing for use of force in law enforcement.

Session: 2019-2020 Regular Session

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: June 22, 2020

Link: https://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billinfo/bill_history.cfm?syear=2019&sind=0&body=S&type=B&bn=1196

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11 sponsors: Arthur Haywood (D); Steven Santarsiero (D); Wayne Fontana (D); Lawrence Farnese (D); Vincent Hughes (D); Sharif Street (D); Timothy Kearney (D); Lisa Boscola (D); Anthony Williams (D); Jay Costa (D); Lindsey Williams (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Jun 22, 2020 Referred to JUDICIARY
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