proposed laws

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 . ...

Last Action:

Last Action Date: Sep 24, 2022

more >>

decrease font size   increase font size

contact reps
Proposed Pennsylvania Senate Legislation SB88

this is an anti-gun bill   evalutation

Trying to eliminate the accepted definition of a firearm so that further regulations are imposed on certain weapons for the purpose of "records of sale" (aka REGISTRATION) and control.

Legislation Overview

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for sale or transfer of firearms.

Subject:

Description: An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for sale or transfer of firearms.

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=88

Sponsors

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'.

16 sponsors: Vincent Hughes (D); Steven Santarsiero (D); Wayne Fontana (D); Timothy Kearney (D); Christine Tartaglione (D); John Blake (D); Maria Collett (D); Judy Schwank (D); Jay Costa (D); Carolyn Comitta (D); Amanda Cappelletti (D); Arthur Haywood (D); Katie Muth (D); Sharif Street (D); John Kane (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 Jan 22, 2021 Referred to JUDICIARY
Texts
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced not available state bill text bill text
Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

Tag(s)
Comments On This Bill

We want you to speak your mind but please keep your comments 'family friendly'.