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24 total bills, 7 anti-gun bills,
12 pro-gun bills for this session
Proposed Maine Gun Laws

2013-2014 Session2015-2016 Session2017-2018 Session

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note: Legislation approved by Legislative Council carries over from odd-numbered to even-numbered years.

this is an anti-gun bill

LD1050

Title: An Act To Protect the Safety of Emergency Medical Services Personnel and Patients

Description: An Act To Protect the Safety of Emergency Medical Services Personnel and Patients

Last Action: Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Last Action Date: June 6, 2017

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LD1091

Title: An Act To Implement Certain Recommendations of the Criminal Law Advisory Commission Relative to the Maine Criminal Code and Related Statutes

Description: An Act To Implement Certain Recommendations of the Criminal Law Advisory Commission Relative to the Maine Criminal Code and Related Statutes

Last Action: On motion by Senator HAMPER of Oxford PLACED ON THE SPECIAL APPROPRIATIONS TABLE pending ENACTMENT - Emergency -2/3 Elected Required

Last Action Date: June 8, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

LD1154

Title: An Act To Provide a Voluntary Method of Determining Whether a Purchaser of a Firearm Is Prohibited from Possessing a Firearm without a Background Check

Description: An Act To Provide a Voluntary Method of Determining Whether a Purchaser of a Firearm Is Prohibited from Possessing a Firearm without a Background Check

Last Action: Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Last Action Date: May 9, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

LD1175

Title: An Act To Expand Options for the Prevention of Domestic Violence

Description: An Act To Expand Options for the Prevention of Domestic Violence

Last Action: Placed in the Legislative Files. (DEAD)

Last Action Date: June 16, 2017

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LD1332

Title: An Act To Prohibit Possession of Black Powder and Muzzle-loading Firearms by Certain Persons

Description: An Act To Prohibit Possession of Black Powder and Muzzle-loading Firearms by Certain Persons

Last Action: PASSED TO BE ENACTED, in concurrence.

Last Action Date: June 6, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

LD1370

Title: An Act To Enhance Safety on College and University Campuses by Allowing Firearms To Be Carried on the Campuses of Public Colleges and Universities

Description: An Act To Enhance Safety on College and University Campuses by Allowing Firearms To Be Carried on the Campuses of Public Colleges and Universities

Last Action: Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Last Action Date: June 7, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

LD1401

Title: An Act To Allow Nonviolent Felons To Own Firearms at the Court's Discretion

Description: An Act To Allow Nonviolent Felons To Own Firearms at the Court's Discretion

Last Action: Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Last Action Date: May 23, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

LD1469

Title: An Act Relating to Firearms Exclusions in Certain Locations

Description: An Act Relating to Firearms Exclusions in Certain Locations

Last Action: Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Last Action Date: May 23, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

LD1575

Title: An Act To Update the Statutes Governing the Bureau of Labor Standards To Promote Clarity for Workers and Employers

Description: An Act To Update the Statutes Governing the Bureau of Labor Standards To Promote Clarity for Workers and Employers

Last Action: PASSED TO BE ENACTED, in concurrence.

Last Action Date: June 15, 2017

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LD1585

Title: An Act To Transfer the Authority To Issue Nonconcealed Firearm Permits in Certain Cases from the Department of Public Safety to the Office of the Governor

Description: An Act To Transfer the Authority To Issue Nonconcealed Firearm Permits in Certain Cases from the Department of Public Safety to the Office of the Governor

Last Action: PASSED TO BE ENACTED, in concurrence.

Last Action Date: June 12, 2017

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LD343

Title: An Act To Prohibit the Discharge of a Firearm within 300 Feet of a State-owned Boat Launching Ramp

Description: An Act To Prohibit the Discharge of a Firearm within 300 Feet of a State-owned Boat Launching Ramp

Last Action: PASSED TO BE ENACTED, in concurrence.

Last Action Date: May 16, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

LD350

Title: An Act To Repeal Certain Requirements Concerning the Sale and Purchase of Firearms

Description: An Act To Repeal Certain Requirements Concerning the Sale and Purchase of Firearms

Last Action: PASSED TO BE ENACTED, in concurrence.

Last Action Date: May 23, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

LD351

Title: An Act To Allow Municipalities To Prohibit Weapons at Municipal Public Proceedings and Voting Places

Description: An Act To Allow Municipalities To Prohibit Weapons at Municipal Public Proceedings and Voting Places

Last Action: Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Last Action Date: June 19, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

LD352

Title: An Act To Require a Dealer To Sell a Gun Lock with Every New Firearm

Description: An Act To Require a Dealer To Sell a Gun Lock with Every New Firearm

Last Action: Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Last Action Date: April 18, 2017

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LD374

Title: An Act To Recodify and Revise Certain Portions of the Maine Criminal Code

Description: An Act To Recodify and Revise Certain Portions of the Maine Criminal Code

Last Action: Placed in the Legislative Files. (DEAD)

Last Action Date: June 13, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

LD44

Title: An Act To Lower the Age Requirement To Carry a Concealed Handgun

Description: An Act To Lower the Age Requirement To Carry a Concealed Handgun

Last Action: Placed in the Legislative Files. (DEAD)

Last Action Date: April 25, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

LD443

Title: An Act To Allow Municipally Funded Hospitals To Prohibit the Presence of Firearms on Their Property

Description: An Act To Allow Municipally Funded Hospitals To Prohibit the Presence of Firearms on Their Property

Last Action: Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Last Action Date: March 30, 2017

this is an anti-gun bill

LD501

Title: An Act To Increase Firearm Safety

Description: An Act To Increase Firearm Safety

Last Action: Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Last Action Date: April 4, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

LD574

Title: An Act To Amend the Provision of Law Requiring Disclosure of the Possession of a Firearm under Certain Circumstances

Description: An Act To Amend the Provision of Law Requiring Disclosure of the Possession of a Firearm under Certain Circumstances

Last Action: Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Last Action Date: April 4, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

LD595

Title: An Act Prohibiting a Law Enforcement Officer from Confiscating a Firearm under Certain Conditions

Description: An Act Prohibiting a Law Enforcement Officer from Confiscating a Firearm under Certain Conditions

Last Action: Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Last Action Date: April 4, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

LD598

Title: An Act To Strengthen Maine Citizens' Right to Self Defense

Description: An Act To Strengthen Maine Citizens' Right to Self Defense

Last Action: Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Last Action Date: March 30, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

LD8

Title: An Act To Provide Training for Forest Rangers To Carry Firearms

Description: An Act To Provide Training for Forest Rangers To Carry Firearms

Last Action: On motion by Senator KATZ of Kennebec PLACED ON THE SPECIAL APPROPRIATIONS TABLE pending ENACTMENT

Last Action Date: June 15, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

LD9

Title: An Act To Prohibit the Creation of a Firearms Owner Registry

Description: An Act To Prohibit the Creation of a Firearms Owner Registry

Last Action: PASSED TO BE ENACTED, in concurrence.

Last Action Date: June 9, 2017

this is an pro-gun bill

LD988

Title: An Act Regarding Possession of a Firearm on School Property

Description: An Act Regarding Possession of a Firearm on School Property

Last Action: Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Last Action Date: June 27, 2017

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