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Proposed Delaware Gun Law HB176

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Legislation Overview

Title: An Act To Amend Title 11 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Possession Of A Weapon In A Safe School And Recreation Zone.

Description: This bill gives local school boards or charter school boards more discretion on a case by case basis to suspend students for the possession of a deadly weapon other than a firearm in a Safe School or Recreation Zone. This bill is the result of a case in the Brandywine School District.

Session: 149th General Assembly

Last Action: Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT

Last Action Date: July 2, 2017

Sponsors

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6 sponsors: Deborah Hudson (R); Gregory Lavelle (R); James Johnson (D); Helene Keeley (D); Kimberly Williams (D); David Wilson (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 15% (6 of 41)

History
Chamber Date Action
Jul 2, 2017 Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
Jul 2, 2017 Amendment HA 1 to HB 176 - Passed In House by Voice Vote
Jul 2, 2017 Amendment HA 2 to HB 176 - Passed In House by Voice Vote
Jul 2, 2017 Passed By House. Votes: 40 YES 1 NOT VOTING
Jun 29, 2017 Amendment HA 2 to HB 176 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
Jun 14, 2017 Reported Out of Committee (Public Safety & Homeland Security) in House with 8 On Its Merits
Jun 1, 2017 Amendment HA 1 to HB 176 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
May 16, 2017 Introduced and Assigned to Public Safety & Homeland Security Committee in House
Texts
Type Date State Link Text
Draft not available state link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Votes

House Third Reading

Senate Third Reading

Link: http://legis.delaware.gov/BillDetail?LegislationId=25782

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