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PA Bill Number: HB2597

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, providing for safe storage of a firearm when residing with a person not to possess a firearm.

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, providing for safe storage of a firearm when residing with a person not to possess a firearm. ...

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Last Action Date: Aug 14, 2018

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Proposed Pennsylvania Senate Legislation SB224

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This bill eliminates the PA Firearm Instant Background Check System (PICS) and transfers background check responsibility to the FBI National Instant Check System (NICS) as used by 36 other states.

Sponsor: Senator Bartolotta

Legislation Overview

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for definitions, for licenses, for sale or transfer of firearms, for Pennsylvania State Police, for firearm sales surcharge, for the Firearm Records Check Fund, for licensing of dealers and for administrative regulations.

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 licenses, for sale or transfer of firearms, for Pennsylvania State Police, for firearm sales surcharge, for the Firearm Records Check Fund, for licensing of dealers and for administrative regulations.

Session: 2017-2018 Regular Session

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: January 26, 2017

Link: http://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billinfo/bill_history.cfm?syear=2017&sind=0&body=S&type=B&bn=224

Sponsors

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16 sponsors: Camera Bartolotta (R); Guy Reschenthaler (R); Joseph Scarnati (R); Gene Yaw (R); Scott Hutchinson (R); Patrick Stefano (R); Kim Ward (R); John Yudichak (D); Scott Wagner (R); Giovanni DiSanto (R); Elder Vogel (R); Donald White (R); Richard Alloway (R); Robert Mensch (R); John Eichelberger (R); Mario Scavello (R)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Jan 26, 2017 Referred to JUDICIARY
Texts
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