Title: An Act To Amend Title 11 Of The Delaware Code Relating To The Giving Of A Firearm To A Person Prohibited.
Description: Currently giving, selling, lending, or otherwise furnishing a firearm to a convicted felon, mentally ill person or other prohibited person knowing that the person is prohibited, is a class F felony. This Bill makes it a class A misdemeanor for someone to give a firearm to a person prohibited without knowledge that the person was prohibited from possessing a firearm. If the intended recipient is not known well enough, the use of a criminal background check by a licensed gun dealer would ensure that the law is not being broken.
Session: 147th General Assembly
Last Action: Stricken
Last Action Date: June 11, 2013
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Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 12% (5 of 41)
|Senate||Jun 11, 2013||Stricken|
|Senate||Mar 28, 2013||Assigned to Judiciary Committee in Senate|
|Draft||Mar 28, 2013||state link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
There have not been any votes on this bill
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