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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 SB582

this is an anti-gun bill   evalutation

Yet another safe storage mandate forcing law abiding citizens to follow government directives on how to safeguard their firearms and allowing for revictimizing law abiding citizens who may have been the victim of a theft or burglary. This bill holds the law abiding citizen responsible for the actions of any prohibited persons who may reside with them.

Legislation Overview

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

Subject:

Description: An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in firearms and other dangerous articles, providing for safe storage of a firearm when residing with a person not to possess a firearm.

Session: 2021-2022 Regular Session

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

Last Action Date: June 30, 2022

Link: https://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billinfo/bill_history.cfm?syear=2021&sind=0&body=S&type=B&bn=582

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14 sponsors: Steven Santarsiero (D); Amanda Cappelletti (D); Wayne Fontana (D); Timothy Kearney (D); Vincent Hughes (D); Sharif Street (D); Maria Collett (D); Christine Tartaglione (D); Jay Costa (D); Carolyn Comitta (D); Arthur Haywood (D); John Kane (D); Katie Muth (D); Lindsey Williams (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Jun 30, 2022 Resolution to discharge committee from further consideration of this bill dropped from calendar
Senate Jun 7, 2022 Resolution to discharge committee from further consideration of this bill presented
Senate Apr 20, 2021 Referred to JUDICIARY
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