Title: Extreme Risk Civil Protection Order Amendment Act Of 2017
Description: As introduced, this bill authorizes a court to issue a temporary civil protection order, prohibiting someone from having in his or her custody or control any firearms or ammunition until the court-scheduled hearing for an ex parte civil protection order. The court must find a reasonable belief to find that the subject of the petition poses an immediate and present danger of causing personal injury to self or others. It also establishes an extreme risk civil protection order for a year when a court finds by a preponderance of evidence that the subject of the petition poses a significant threat of harm to self or others.
Session: 22nd Council
Last Action: Public Hearing Held
Last Action Date: March 22, 2018
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|Mar 22, 2018||Public Hearing Held|
|Mar 2, 2018||Notice of Public Hearing Published in the DC Register|
|Jul 21, 2017||Notice of Intent to Act on B22-0400 Published in the DC Register|
|Jul 11, 2017||Introduced in Committee of the Whole|
|Jul 11, 2017||Referred to Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety|
|Introduced||Jul 11, 2017||state link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
There have not been any votes on this bill
Link: link to state bill page
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