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PA Bill Number: HB1725

Title: In inchoate crimes, prohibiting the possession of firearm at polling place.

Description: In inchoate crimes, prohibiting the possession of firearm at polling place. ...

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Last Action Date: Jul 17, 2019

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Proposed Pennsylvania Senate Legislation SB501

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This legislation originally eliminated 3rd Party Safe-Keeping but FOAC objections were addressed in an amendment that subsequently addressed our concerns. FOAC is neutral on this legislation in Printers Number 1551.

Legislation Overview

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer firearms and providing for relinquishment of firearms and firearm licenses by convicted persons and for abandonment of firearms, weapons or ammunition; in criminal history record information, further providing for order for limited access; and, in protection from abuse, further providing for definitions, for commencement of proceedings, for hearings, for relief, for return of relinquished firearms, other weapons and ammunition and additional relief, for relinquishment for consignment sale, lawful transfer or safekeeping and for relinquishment to third party for safekeeping.

Subject:

Description: An Act amending Titles 18 (Crimes and Offenses) and 23 (Domestic Relations) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer firearms and providing for relinquishment of firearms and firearm licenses by convicted persons and for abandonment of firearms, weapons or ammunition; in criminal history record information, further providing for order for limited access; and, in protection from abuse, further providing for definitions, for commencement of proceedings, for hearings, for relief, for return of relinquished firearms, other weapons and ammunition and additional relief, for relinquishment for consignment sale, lawful transfer or safekeeping and for relinquishment to third party for safekeeping.

Session: 2017-2018 Regular Session

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: March 26, 2018

Link: http://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billinfo/bill_history.cfm?syear=2017&sind=0&body=S&type=B&bn=501

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18 sponsors: Thomas Killion (R); Jay Costa (D); Andrew Dinniman (D); Lawrence Farnese (D); Arthur Haywood (D); Vincent Hughes (D); Daylin Leach (D); Thomas McGarrigle (R); Charles McIlhinney (R); John Sabatina (D); Judy Schwank (D); Sharif Street (D); Robert Tomlinson (R); Anthony Williams (D); John Blake (D); Wayne Fontana (D); Christine Tartaglione (D); Mario Scavello (R)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Mar 26, 2018 Referred to JUDICIARY
Senate Mar 21, 2018 Third consideration and final passage (50-0)
House Mar 21, 2018 In the House
Senate Mar 20, 2018 Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS
Senate Mar 20, 2018 Second consideration
Senate Mar 20, 2018 Re-reported as committed
Senate Mar 19, 2018 First consideration
Senate Mar 19, 2018 Reported as amended
Senate Mar 28, 2017 Referred to JUDICIARY
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