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Passed Georgia Gun Law HB406

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Weapons; reciprocity of recognizing and giving effect to licenses to carry from other states; revise requirements

Description: A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 16-11-126 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to having or carrying handguns, long guns, or other weapons, license requirement, exceptions for homes, motor vehicles, private property, and other locations and conditions, so as to revise the requirements for the reciprocity of recognizing and giving effect to licenses to carry from other states; 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: April 5, 2017

Sponsors

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6 sponsors: Alan Powell (R); Rick Jasperse (R); Heath Clark (R); Eddie Lumsden (R); J Collins (R); Tyler Harper (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 3% (6 of 180)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Apr 5, 2017 House Date Signed by Governor
Apr 5, 2017 Act 15
Apr 5, 2017 Effective Date
House Apr 3, 2017 House Sent to Governor
Senate Mar 28, 2017 Senate Third Read
Senate Mar 28, 2017 Senate Engrossed
Senate Mar 28, 2017 Senate Passed/Adopted
Senate Mar 20, 2017 Senate Read Second Time
Senate Mar 20, 2017 Senate Committee Favorably Reported
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 17, 2017 House Second Readers
House Feb 16, 2017 House Hopper
House Feb 16, 2017 House First Readers
Texts
Type Date State Link Text
Enrolled Mar 30, 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 16, 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 #191

Senate Vote #260

Senate Vote #250

Link: http://www.legis.ga.gov/Legislation/en-US/display/20172018/HB/406

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