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Passed Indiana Gun Law SB0043

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Firearms matters. Removes penal facilities from the list of locations where employer ordinances, resolutions, policies, or rules prohibiting the keeping of firearms on employer property may be enforced. Provides that a penal facility shall require an employee to: (1) secure the employee's firearm or ammunition, or both, in a locked case; and (2) store the firearm or ammunition in the trunk or glove compartment or out of plain sight in the employee's locked vehicle. Permits certain employees of the general assembly and members of the Indiana lobby registration commission to carry a handgun within the state capitol building and on

Description: Firearms matters. Removes penal facilities from the list of locations where employer ordinances, resolutions, policies, or rules prohibiting the keeping of firearms on employer property may be enforced. Provides that a penal facility shall require an employee to: (1) secure the employee's firearm or ammunition, or both, in a locked case; and (2) store the firearm or ammunition in the trunk or glove compartment or out of plain sight in the employee's locked vehicle. Permits certain employees of the general assembly and members of the Indiana lobby registration commission to carry a handgun within the state capitol building and on

Session: 2017 Regular Session

Last Action: Public Law 181

Last Action Date: April 26, 2017

Sponsors

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28 sponsors: James Tomes (R); Randall Head (R); Dennis Kruse (R); Blake Doriot (R); Susan Glick (R); Ed Charbonneau (R); Brandt Hershman (R); Jon Ford (R); James Buck (R); Philip Boots (R); Elizabeth Brown (R); Doug Eckerty (R); Michael Young (R); John Crane (R); Rick Niemeyer (R); Eric Koch (R); Greg Walker (R); Mark Messmer (R); Erin Houchin (R); Aaron Freeman (R); Michael Crider (R); Jean Leising (R); Jack Sandlin (R); Michael Delph (R); Vaneta Becker (R); Jim Lucas (R); Karlee Macer (D); Christopher Judy (R);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 56% (28 of 50)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Apr 26, 2017 Signed by the Governor
Senate Apr 26, 2017 Public Law 181
Senate Apr 25, 2017 Signed by the President of the Senate
House Apr 10, 2017 Signed by the Speaker
Senate Apr 5, 2017 Signed by the President Pro Tempore
Senate Apr 3, 2017 Senate concurred in House Amendments; Roll Call 346: yeas 39, nays 7
Senate Mar 30, 2017 Motion to concur filed
House Mar 29, 2017 Returned to the Senate with amendments
House Mar 28, 2017 Third reading: passed; Roll Call 330: yeas 76, nays 16
House Mar 27, 2017 Second reading: ordered engrossed
House Mar 27, 2017 Amendment #2 (Lucas) failed; voice vote
House Mar 27, 2017 Amendment #1 (Arnold L) failed; Roll Call 312: yeas 46, nays 47
House Mar 23, 2017 Committee report: amend do pass, adopted
House Mar 9, 2017 Representative Judy added as cosponsor
House Mar 6, 2017 First reading: referred to Committee on Public Policy
Senate Feb 28, 2017 Referred to the House
Senate Feb 27, 2017 Senators Crane, Niemeyer, Koch, Walker, Messmer, Houchin, Freeman, Crider, Leising, Sandlin, Delph, Becker added as coauthors
Senate Feb 27, 2017 Senators Charbonneau, Hershman, Ford, Buck, Boots, Brown L, Eckerty, Young M added as coauthors
Senate Feb 23, 2017 Third reading: passed; Roll Call 176: yeas 40, nays 9
Senate Feb 23, 2017 Senator Glick added as coauthor
Senate Feb 23, 2017 Cosponsor: Representative Macer
Senate Feb 23, 2017 House sponsor: Representative Lucas
Senate Feb 21, 2017 Reread second time: amended, ordered engrossed
Senate Feb 21, 2017 Senators Kruse and Doriot added as coauthors
Senate Feb 21, 2017 Amendment #1 (Tomes) prevailed; voice vote
Senate Feb 20, 2017 Placed back on second reading
Senate Feb 16, 2017 Second reading: ordered engrossed
Senate Feb 16, 2017 Senator Head added as second author
Senate Feb 13, 2017 Committee report: amend do pass, adopted
Senate Jan 3, 2017 First reading: referred to Committee on Civil Law
Senate Jan 3, 2017 Authored by Senator Tomes
Texts
Type Date State Link Text
Enrolled Apr 4, 2017 state link bill text
Amended Apr 4, 2017 state link bill text
Amended Mar 23, 2017 state link bill text
Engrossed Mar 23, 2017 state link bill text
Engrossed Feb 21, 2017 state link bill text
Amended Feb 21, 2017 state link bill text
Amended Feb 13, 2017 state link bill text
Introduced Feb 13, 2017 state link bill text
Introduced Dec 29, 2016 state link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Votes

Senate - Committee Vote

Senate - Third reading

House - Committee Vote

House - Amendment #1 (Arnold L) failed

House - Third reading

Senate - Senate concurred in House Amendments

Link: http://iga.in.gov/legislative/2017/bills/senate/43/

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