Passed New Jersey Gun Law S2483
Title: Enhances protections for domestic violence victims by restricting access to firearms by certain persons; provides for minimum terms of incarceration for offenders who commit physically violent acts.
Subject: Bills and Joint Resolutions Signed by the Governor
Description: Enhances protections for domestic violence victims by restricting access to firearms by certain persons; provides for minimum terms of incarceration for offenders who commit physically violent acts.
Session: 2016-2017 Regular Session
Last Action: Approved P.L.2016, c.91.
Last Action Date: January 9, 2017
Companion Bill: A4126
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24 sponsors: Loretta Weinberg (D); Jennifer Beck (R); Gabriela Mosquera (D); Louis Greenwald (D); Joann Downey (D); Eric Houghtaling (D); Nancy Munoz (R); Shavonda Sumter (D); Daniel Benson (D); Pamela Lampitt (D); Benjie Wimberly (D); Thomas Kean (R); Diane Allen (R); Dawn Addiego (R); Christopher Bateman (R); Jamel Holley (D); Valerie Huttle (D); Elizabeth Maher Smith (D); Angelica Jimenez (D); Joseph Lagana (D); Angela Mcknight (D); Patricia Jones (D); Cleopatra Tucker (D); Nancy Pinkin (D);
Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 60% (24 of 40)
|Assembly||Jan 9, 2017||Approved P.L.2016, c.91.|
|Assembly||Nov 21, 2016||Passed Assembly (Passed Both Houses) (61-2-8)|
|Assembly||Nov 21, 2016||Substituted for A4126|
|Assembly||Oct 27, 2016||Reported out of Assembly Committee, 2nd Reading|
|Assembly||Oct 6, 2016||Reported and Referred to Assembly Appropriations Committee|
|Assembly||Sep 8, 2016||Received in the Assembly, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee|
|Senate||Aug 1, 2016||Introduced, 1st Reading without Reference, 2nd Reading|
|Senate||Aug 1, 2016||Passed by the Senate (32-0)|
|Senate||Aug 1, 2016||Emergency Resolution (32-0) (Weinberg)|
|Chaptered||Jan 19, 2017||state link||bill text|
|Introduced||Aug 1, 2016||state link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage
Senate Floor: Enact Emergency Clause
Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee: Reported Favorably
Assembly Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably
Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage
Assembly Floor: Substitute For A4126 (Voice Vote)
Link: link to state bill page
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