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Passed Georgia Gun Law HB292

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Firearms; laws relating to the carrying of weapons and safety; revise and clarify

Description: A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 3 of Article 4 of Chapter 11 of Title 16, Code Section 35-3-34, and Chapter 1 of Title 51 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to carrying and possession of firearms, disclosure and dissemination of criminal records to private persons and businesses, resulting responsibility and liability of issuing center, and provision of certain information to the FBI in conjunction with the National Instant Criminal Background Check System, and general provisions regarding torts, respectively, so as to provide for, revise, and clarify laws relating to the carrying of weapons and safety; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

Session: 2017-2018 Regular Session

Last Action: Effective Date

Last Action Date: May 8, 2017

Sponsors

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7 sponsors: Rick Jasperse (R); John Meadows (R); Alan Powell (R); Mandi Ballinger (R); Vernon Jones (D); Heath Clark (R); Tyler Harper (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 4% (7 of 180)

History
Chamber Date Action
House May 8, 2017 House Date Signed by Governor
May 8, 2017 Effective Date
May 8, 2017 Act 217
House Apr 5, 2017 House Sent to Governor
Senate Mar 28, 2017 Senate Third Read
House Mar 28, 2017 House Agreed Senate Amend or Sub
Senate Mar 28, 2017 Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Senate Mar 28, 2017 Senate Engrossed
Senate Mar 20, 2017 Senate Read Second Time
Senate Mar 20, 2017 Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
House Mar 3, 2017 House Third Readers
Senate Mar 3, 2017 Senate Read and Referred
House Mar 3, 2017 House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
House Feb 28, 2017 House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
House Feb 10, 2017 House Second Readers
House Feb 9, 2017 House First Readers
House Feb 8, 2017 House Hopper
Texts
Type Date State Link Text
Enrolled Mar 29, 2017 state link bill text
Comm Sub Mar 20, 2017 state link bill text
Comm Sub Mar 3, 2017 state link bill text
Comm Sub Feb 28, 2017 state link bill text
Introduced Feb 8, 2017 state link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Votes

House Vote #180

House Vote #364

Senate Vote #261

Senate Vote #251

Link: http://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/en-US/display/20172018/HB/292

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