PA Bill Number: HB283
Title: In the Secretary of the Commonwealth, providing for public meetings on proposed ballot questions.
Description: In the Secretary of the Commonwealth, providing for public meetings on proposed ballot questions. ...
Last Action: Re-committed to RULES
Last Action Date: Sep 22, 2023
This legislation would strengthen PA Preemption law regarding the prohibition of local communities to pass their own gun laws. It also provides for reimbursement of legal fees.
Title: In general provisions, providing for findings regarding firearms and ammunition; and, in preemptions, providing for regulation of firearms and ammunition.
Description: An Act amending Title 53 (Municipalities Generally) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in general provisions, providing for findings regarding firearms and ammunition; and, in preemptions, providing for regulation of firearms and ammunition.
Session: 2019-2020 Regular Session
Last Action: Removed from table
Last Action Date: October 21, 2020
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'.
19 sponsors: Wayne Langerholc (R); Joseph Scarnati (R); Michael Folmer (R); Elder Vogel (R); Camera Bartolotta (R); Kristin Phillips-Hill (R); Scott Martin (R); John Gordner (R); Kim Ward (R); Gene Yaw (R); Giovanni DiSanto (R); Scott Hutchinson (R); Michael Regan (R); James Brewster (D); Ryan Aument (R); Robert Mensch (R); Patrick Stefano (R); Mario Scavello (R); Judith Ward (R)
|Senate||Oct 21, 2020||Laid on the table|
|Senate||Oct 21, 2020||Removed from table|
|Senate||Jul 15, 2020||Laid on the table|
|Senate||Jul 15, 2020||Removed from table|
|Senate||Jun 8, 2020||Removed from table|
|Senate||Jun 8, 2020||Laid on the table|
|Senate||Apr 15, 2020||Removed from table|
|Senate||Apr 15, 2020||Laid on the table|
|Senate||Nov 21, 2019||Removed from table|
|Senate||Nov 21, 2019||Laid on the table|
|Senate||Sep 25, 2019||Laid on the table|
|Senate||Sep 25, 2019||Removed from table|
|Senate||Jun 12, 2019||Removed from table|
|Senate||Jun 12, 2019||Laid on the table|
|Senate||Apr 30, 2019||Reported as committed|
|Senate||Apr 30, 2019||First consideration|
|Senate||Apr 5, 2019||Referred to LOCAL GOVERNMENT|
|Introduced||not available||state bill text||bill text|
Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call
|Description||Vote Date||Yea Votes||Nay Votes||Absent||Passed||Rating||Comments|
|Senate Local Government: Reported as Committed||04/30/2019||7||4||0||Yes||This legislation is to strengthen firearms preemption law.|
|resort votes by: party yeas nays name|
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