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Proposed New Jersey Gun Laws

2012-2013 Session2014-2015 Session

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note: Legislation carries over from even-numbered years to odd-numbered years

A3931

Title: Revises procedures for securing a permit to carry a handgun.

Description: Revises procedures for securing a permit to carry a handgun.

Last Action:

Last Action Date: November 15, 2014

A3875

Title: Reforms PANYNJ.

Description: Reforms PANYNJ.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Transportation and Independent Authorities Committee

Last Action Date: October 27, 2014

A3843

Title: Permits municipality to enact ordinance requiring registration of private outdoor video surveillance cameras.

Description: Permits municipality to enact ordinance requiring registration of private outdoor video surveillance cameras.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: October 23, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

S2452

Title: Provides courts with sentencing discretion for certain convictions concerning possession of a firearm.

Description: Provides courts with sentencing discretion for certain convictions concerning possession of a firearm.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: October 9, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

A3764

Title: Requires successful completion of firearms education program to obtain initial firearms purchaser identification card and permit to purchase a handgun.

Description: Requires successful completion of firearms education program to obtain initial firearms purchaser identification card and permit to purchase a handgun.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: October 2, 2014

A3776

Title: Transfers Division of Parole in State Parole Board to Department of Corrections.

Description: Transfers Division of Parole in State Parole Board to Department of Corrections.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: October 2, 2014

S516

Title: Increases criminal penalties if leaving loaded firearm within easy access of minor results in injury or death.

Description: Increases criminal penalties if leaving loaded firearm within easy access of minor results in injury or death.

Last Action: Received in the Assembly, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: September 22, 2014

A3693

Title: Grants full police status to special agents in the Department of Treasury; authorizes special agents to carry firearms at all times.

Description: Grants full police status to special agents in the Department of Treasury; authorizes special agents to carry firearms at all times.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: September 18, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

A3697

Title: Prohibits investment by State of pension and annuity funds in companies manufacturing, importing, and selling assault firearms for civilian use.

Description: Prohibits investment by State of pension and annuity funds in companies manufacturing, importing, and selling assault firearms for civilian use.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly State and Local Government Committee

Last Action Date: September 18, 2014

S2407

Title: Increases statute of limitations for prosecution of theft of firearm.

Description: Increases statute of limitations for prosecution of theft of firearm.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: September 18, 2014

A1579

Title: Creates self-defense justification for victims of domestic violence.

Description: Creates self-defense justification for victims of domestic violence.

Last Action: Received in the Senate, Referred to Senate Judiciary Committee

Last Action Date: September 15, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

A2895

Title: Requires Attorney General to establish Statewide gun buyback program.

Description: Requires Attorney General to establish Statewide gun buyback program.

Last Action: Received in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: September 15, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

A3644

Title: Removes prohibition on possession of stun guns.

Description: Removes prohibition on possession of stun guns.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: September 15, 2014

A823

Title: Establishes "MarcAnthony's Law;" criminalizes use of defaced or stolen firearm to injure a police officer; enhances penalties for defacing a firearm.

Description: Establishes "MarcAnthony's Law;" criminalizes use of defaced or stolen firearm to injure a police officer; enhances penalties for defacing a firearm.

Last Action: Received in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: September 15, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

S2355

Title: Requires successful completion of firearms education program to obtain initial firearms purchaser identification card and permit to purchase a handgun.

Description: Requires successful completion of firearms education program to obtain initial firearms purchaser identification card and permit to purchase a handgun.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: September 15, 2014

S2360

Title: Requires notification of local law enforcement prior to expungement of certain mental health records of prospective firearms purchasers.

Description: Requires notification of local law enforcement prior to expungement of certain mental health records of prospective firearms purchasers.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: September 15, 2014

A3562

Title: Authorizes mayors to veto proposed actions of municipal authorities.

Description: Authorizes mayors to veto proposed actions of municipal authorities.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly State and Local Government Committee

Last Action Date: September 11, 2014

A3593

Title: Requires notification of local law enforcement prior to expungement of certain mental health records of prospective firearms purchasers.

Description: Requires notification of local law enforcement prior to expungement of certain mental health records of prospective firearms purchasers.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: September 11, 2014

A3603

Title: Establishes the "Mental Health Treatment Reform and Violence Prevention Act."

Description: Establishes the "Mental Health Treatment Reform and Violence Prevention Act."

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Human Services Committee

Last Action Date: September 11, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

A3608

Title: Provides courts with sentencing discretion for certain convictions concerning possession of a firearm.

Description: Provides courts with sentencing discretion for certain convictions concerning possession of a firearm.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: September 11, 2014

S2326

Title: Prohibits release of home addresses of certain public safety employees by governmental entities.

Description: Prohibits release of home addresses of certain public safety employees by governmental entities.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Judiciary Committee

Last Action Date: August 11, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

S2347

Title: Permits municipalities to establish weapons free zones around schools and public facilities.

Description: Permits municipalities to establish weapons free zones around schools and public facilities.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: August 11, 2014

A1676

Title: Provides that crime victims do not have to pay fees to obtain records relating to the crime and that requests for such records are not public information.*

Description: Provides that crime victims do not have to pay fees to obtain records relating to the crime and that requests for such records are not public information.*

Last Action: Approved P.L.2014, c.19.

Last Action Date: July 30, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

A2006

Title: Reduces maximum capacity of ammunition magazines to 10 rounds; exempts firearms with .22 caliber tubular magazines from 10 round limitation. *

Description: Reduces maximum capacity of ammunition magazines to 10 rounds; exempts firearms with .22 caliber tubular magazines from 10 round limitation. *

Last Action: Conditional Veto, Received in the Assembly

Last Action Date: July 11, 2014

A3456

Title: Authorizes certain law enforcement officers and corrections officers to possess and use stun guns while on duty.

Description: Authorizes certain law enforcement officers and corrections officers to possess and use stun guns while on duty.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: June 26, 2014

A3431

Title: Prohibits release of home addresses of certain public safety employees by governmental entities.

Description: Prohibits release of home addresses of certain public safety employees by governmental entities.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Judiciary Committee

Last Action Date: June 23, 2014

S2210

Title: Establishes various good governance requirements at certain bi-state authorities.

Description: Establishes various good governance requirements at certain bi-state authorities.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism & Historic Preservation Committee

Last Action Date: June 16, 2014

A379

Title: Broadens municipal arson investigators' powers.

Description: Broadens municipal arson investigators' powers.

Last Action: Reported out of Assembly Committee, 2nd Reading

Last Action Date: June 12, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

A3370

Title: Authorizes gun violence restraining orders and firearm seizure warrants.

Description: Authorizes gun violence restraining orders and firearm seizure warrants.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: June 9, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

S2162

Title: Authorizes gun violence restraining orders and firearm seizure warrants.

Description: Authorizes gun violence restraining orders and firearm seizure warrants.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: June 9, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

A3284

Title: Amends and repeals certain parts of New Jersey firearm statutes.

Description: Amends and repeals certain parts of New Jersey firearm statutes.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: June 5, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

A3292

Title: Permits certain retired law enforcement officers to possess hollow nose ammunition.

Description: Permits certain retired law enforcement officers to possess hollow nose ammunition.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: June 5, 2014

A3330

Title: Directs Attorney General to establish a criminal firearms recovery clearing house.

Description: Directs Attorney General to establish a criminal firearms recovery clearing house.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: June 5, 2014

A3252

Title: Clarifies that law enforcement officers may possess firearms in casinos.

Description: Clarifies that law enforcement officers may possess firearms in casinos.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: May 22, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

A2777

Title: Defines reasonable deviations in the course of transporting firearms.

Description: Defines reasonable deviations in the course of transporting firearms.

Last Action: Received in the Assembly, 2nd Reading on Concurrence

Last Action Date: May 15, 2014

S2069

Title: Changes title of animal cruelty investigator to "municipal humane law enforcement officer" and defines term in statute.

Description: Changes title of animal cruelty investigator to "municipal humane law enforcement officer" and defines term in statute.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: May 12, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

S993

Title: Reduces maximum capacity of ammunition magazines to 10 rounds.

Description: Reduces maximum capacity of ammunition magazines to 10 rounds.

Last Action: Substituted by A2006 (2R)

Last Action Date: May 12, 2014

A3104

Title: Allows county sheriffs to issue firearms identification cards and permits to purchase handguns; authorizes county sheriffs to accept applications for permits to carry handguns.

Description: Allows county sheriffs to issue firearms identification cards and permits to purchase handguns; authorizes county sheriffs to accept applications for permits to carry handguns.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: May 8, 2014

A3105

Title: Authorizes chiefs of part-time municipal police forces to issue firearms ID cards and handgun purchase permits.

Description: Authorizes chiefs of part-time municipal police forces to issue firearms ID cards and handgun purchase permits.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: May 8, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

S1918

Title: Creates self-defense justification for victims of domestic violence.

Description: Creates self-defense justification for victims of domestic violence.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Judiciary Committee

Last Action Date: April 28, 2014

S1920

Title: Requires AG to notify certain legislators of decision not to defend validity of challenged State statute in court.

Description: Requires AG to notify certain legislators of decision not to defend validity of challenged State statute in court.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: April 28, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

S1928

Title: Establishes "gun-free" and "weapon free" zones around certain school and public properties.

Description: Establishes "gun-free" and "weapon free" zones around certain school and public properties.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: April 28, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

S1933

Title: Regulates sale and transfer of rifle and shotgun ammunition.

Description: Regulates sale and transfer of rifle and shotgun ammunition.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: April 28, 2014

S1995

Title: Prohibits firearm possession by persons convicted of carjacking, gang criminality, racketeering and terroristic threats.

Description: Prohibits firearm possession by persons convicted of carjacking, gang criminality, racketeering and terroristic threats.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: April 28, 2014

A2995

Title: Increases campus security by allowing institutions of higher education to offer partial tuition credit to police officers enrolled at the institution who agree to be on duty while attending classes.

Description: Increases campus security by allowing institutions of higher education to offer partial tuition credit to police officers enrolled at the institution who agree to be on duty while attending classes.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Higher Education Committee

Last Action Date: March 24, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

S1697

Title: Upgrades penalty for unlawful possession of certain firearms on grounds of an educational institution.

Description: Upgrades penalty for unlawful possession of certain firearms on grounds of an educational institution.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: March 17, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

S1698

Title: Provides that possession of air or spring gun for an unlawful purpose is a crime of the third degree.

Description: Provides that possession of air or spring gun for an unlawful purpose is a crime of the third degree.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: March 17, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

A2869

Title: Eliminates prohibition against purchasing more than one handgun in calendar month.

Description: Eliminates prohibition against purchasing more than one handgun in calendar month.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: March 10, 2014

A2886

Title: Establishes various good governance requirements at certain bi-state authorities.

Description: Establishes various good governance requirements at certain bi-state authorities.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Transportation and Independent Authorities Committee

Last Action Date: March 10, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

S1317

Title: Permits certain retired law enforcement officers to possess hollow nose ammunition.

Description: Permits certain retired law enforcement officers to possess hollow nose ammunition.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: February 27, 2014

S1570

Title: Authorizes certain law enforcement officers and corrections officers to possess and use stun guns while on duty.

Description: Authorizes certain law enforcement officers and corrections officers to possess and use stun guns while on duty.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: February 27, 2014

S1262

Title: Prohibits plea bargaining and eliminates sentence reduction in weapons cases involving minors.

Description: Prohibits plea bargaining and eliminates sentence reduction in weapons cases involving minors.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Judiciary Committee

Last Action Date: February 25, 2014

S1272

Title: Directs Attorney General to establish a criminal firearms recovery clearing house.

Description: Directs Attorney General to establish a criminal firearms recovery clearing house.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: February 25, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

S1287

Title: Revises procedures for securing a permit to carry a handgun.

Description: Revises procedures for securing a permit to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: February 25, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

A2496

Title: Authorizes retired law enforcement officers to provide security in public schools.

Description: Authorizes retired law enforcement officers to provide security in public schools.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Education Committee

Last Action Date: February 10, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

A2318

Title: Revises procedures for securing a permit to carry a handgun.

Description: Revises procedures for securing a permit to carry a handgun.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: February 6, 2014

A2447

Title: Adds conviction of unlawfully possessing weapon to list of crimes that statutorily prohibits someone from buying or owning firearm.

Description: Adds conviction of unlawfully possessing weapon to list of crimes that statutorily prohibits someone from buying or owning firearm.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: February 6, 2014

S1069

Title: Establishes 80 as maximum age for issuing special handgun carry permits to retired police officers.

Description: Establishes 80 as maximum age for issuing special handgun carry permits to retired police officers.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 30, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

S1109

Title: Allows county sheriffs to issue firearms identification cards and permits to purchase handguns; authorizes county sheriffs to accept applications for permits to carry handguns.

Description: Allows county sheriffs to issue firearms identification cards and permits to purchase handguns; authorizes county sheriffs to accept applications for permits to carry handguns.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 30, 2014

S1137

Title: Prohibits sale and possession of undetectable firearms manufactured using three dimensional printing technology.

Description: Prohibits sale and possession of undetectable firearms manufactured using three dimensional printing technology.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 30, 2014

A2252

Title: Provides law enforcement officers option to obtain handgun permit or firearms identification card from municipality where they are employed.

Description: Provides law enforcement officers option to obtain handgun permit or firearms identification card from municipality where they are employed.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 27, 2014

A104

Title: Clarifies that licensed dealers may provide firearms for display at fund raising events sponsored by certain tax exempt organizations.

Description: Clarifies that licensed dealers may provide firearms for display at fund raising events sponsored by certain tax exempt organizations.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

A113

Title: Repeals certain restrictions on future retail sales of handguns.

Description: Repeals certain restrictions on future retail sales of handguns.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

A1230

Title: Increases criminal penalties if leaving loaded firearm within easy access of minor results in injury or death.

Description: Increases criminal penalties if leaving loaded firearm within easy access of minor results in injury or death.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

A1261

Title: Permits certain officials to possess pepper spray in quantity carried by law enforcement officers.

Description: Permits certain officials to possess pepper spray in quantity carried by law enforcement officers.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

A1427

Title: Extends validity of certain retired law enforcement officers handgun carry permits from one to two years.

Description: Extends validity of certain retired law enforcement officers handgun carry permits from one to two years.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

A1571

Title: Prohibits possession of ammunition capable of penetrating body armor.

Description: Prohibits possession of ammunition capable of penetrating body armor.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

A1659

Title: Criminalizes purchase or possession of firearms ammunition by persons convicted of certain crimes.

Description: Criminalizes purchase or possession of firearms ammunition by persons convicted of certain crimes.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

A1800

Title: Requires background check for private gun sales.

Description: Requires background check for private gun sales.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

A1803

Title: Permits municipalities to establish weapons free zones around schools and public facilities.

Description: Permits municipalities to establish weapons free zones around schools and public facilities.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly State and Local Government Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

A1861

Title: The "New Jersey Right to Home Defense Law."

Description: The "New Jersey Right to Home Defense Law."

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

A1880

Title: Permits licensed dealers to display and auction firearms at fund raising events sponsored by certain tax exempt organizations.

Description: Permits licensed dealers to display and auction firearms at fund raising events sponsored by certain tax exempt organizations.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

A2028

Title: Revises statutes concerning firearms purchaser identification cards and handgun purchase permits; makes handgun purchase permit valid for four years.

Description: Revises statutes concerning firearms purchaser identification cards and handgun purchase permits; makes handgun purchase permit valid for four years.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

A2062

Title: Criminalizes purchasing or owning weapon if person has previous conviction of unlawful possession of weapon.

Description: Criminalizes purchasing or owning weapon if person has previous conviction of unlawful possession of weapon.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

A2066

Title: Requires State Police to produce brochure summarizing law governing transport and possession of firearms; requires MVC to make brochure available to new State residents registering vehicles.

Description: Requires State Police to produce brochure summarizing law governing transport and possession of firearms; requires MVC to make brochure available to new State residents registering vehicles.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

A2146

Title: Creates crime of intentional discharge of firearm from vehicle.

Description: Creates crime of intentional discharge of firearm from vehicle.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

A2169

Title: Authorizes issuance of duplicate firearms purchaser identification cards for change of address with certain proof.

Description: Authorizes issuance of duplicate firearms purchaser identification cards for change of address with certain proof.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

A2172

Title: Clarifies that handgun ammunition may be sold to retired law enforcement officers with certain identification.

Description: Clarifies that handgun ammunition may be sold to retired law enforcement officers with certain identification.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

A253

Title: Disqualifies person named on federal Terrorist Watchlist from obtaining firearms identification card or permit to purchase handgun.

Description: Disqualifies person named on federal Terrorist Watchlist from obtaining firearms identification card or permit to purchase handgun.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

A328

Title: Permits certain holders of permits to carry a handgun to carry another licensee's handgun.

Description: Permits certain holders of permits to carry a handgun to carry another licensee's handgun.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

A546

Title: Clarifies that BB guns are not firearms under New Jersey law.

Description: Clarifies that BB guns are not firearms under New Jersey law.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

A671

Title: Reduces lawful maximum capacity of certain ammunition magazines in New Jersey.

Description: Reduces lawful maximum capacity of certain ammunition magazines in New Jersey.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

A672

Title: Establishes a ballistics identifier program for certain firearms.

Description: Establishes a ballistics identifier program for certain firearms.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

A673

Title: Requires firearms to be unloaded and securely locked or stored within home.

Description: Requires firearms to be unloaded and securely locked or stored within home.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

A674

Title: Requires firearms seizure when mental health professional determines patient poses threat of harm to self or others.

Description: Requires firearms seizure when mental health professional determines patient poses threat of harm to self or others.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

A675

Title: Strengthens State's assault weapons ban.

Description: Strengthens State's assault weapons ban.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

A677

Title: Disqualifies persons with three drunk driving or refusal convictions in five years from purchasing firearm.

Description: Disqualifies persons with three drunk driving or refusal convictions in five years from purchasing firearm.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

A837

Title: Requires retired law enforcement officers to qualify in use of firearm once a year.

Description: Requires retired law enforcement officers to qualify in use of firearm once a year.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

A843

Title: Requires mental health evaluation and list of household members with mental illness to purchase firearm.

Description: Requires mental health evaluation and list of household members with mental illness to purchase firearm.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

A851

Title: Requires firearms endorsement on driver's license or non-driver identification card.

Description: Requires firearms endorsement on driver's license or non-driver identification card.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Homeland Security and State Preparedness Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

A989

Title: Clarifies definition of reasonably necessary deviation when legally transporting firearm or weapon in motor vehicle.

Description: Clarifies definition of reasonably necessary deviation when legally transporting firearm or weapon in motor vehicle.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

A995

Title: Revises qualifications for handgun permit, establishes crimes for certain handgun use; establishes annual fee of $100.

Description: Revises qualifications for handgun permit, establishes crimes for certain handgun use; establishes annual fee of $100.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

A998

Title: Excludes .22 caliber tubular magazines from large capacity ammunition magazine definition.

Description: Excludes .22 caliber tubular magazines from large capacity ammunition magazine definition.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

ACR92

Title: Urges President and Congress of United States to enact legislation enforcing stricter firearms control measures.

Description: Urges President and Congress of United States to enact legislation enforcing stricter firearms control measures.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

AR15

Title: Urges Congress to enact certain gun control measures.

Description: Urges Congress to enact certain gun control measures.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 16, 2014

S124

Title: Provides two-year window for persons to transfer, render inoperable or surrender assault firearm.

Description: Provides two-year window for persons to transfer, render inoperable or surrender assault firearm.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

S154

Title: Revises statutes concerning firearms purchaser identification cards and handgun purchase permits; makes handgun purchase permit valid for four years.

Description: Revises statutes concerning firearms purchaser identification cards and handgun purchase permits; makes handgun purchase permit valid for four years.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

S237

Title: Revises qualifications for handgun permit, establishes crimes for certain handgun use; establishes annual fee of $100.

Description: Revises qualifications for handgun permit, establishes crimes for certain handgun use; establishes annual fee of $100.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

S251

Title: Clarifies definition of reasonably necessary deviation when legally transporting firearm or weapon in motor vehicle.

Description: Clarifies definition of reasonably necessary deviation when legally transporting firearm or weapon in motor vehicle.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

S252

Title: Excludes .22 caliber tubular magazines from large capacity ammunition magazine definition.

Description: Excludes .22 caliber tubular magazines from large capacity ammunition magazine definition.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

S435

Title: Expands jurisdiction of municipal arson investigators.

Description: Expands jurisdiction of municipal arson investigators.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

S439

Title: Broadens municipal arson investigators' powers.

Description: Broadens municipal arson investigators' powers.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

S474

Title: Prohibits possession of ammunition capable of penetrating body armor.

Description: Prohibits possession of ammunition capable of penetrating body armor.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

S483

Title: Establishes "MarcAnthony's Law;" criminalizes use of defaced or stolen firearm to injure a police officer; enhances penalties for defacing a firearm.

Description: Establishes "MarcAnthony's Law;" criminalizes use of defaced or stolen firearm to injure a police officer; enhances penalties for defacing a firearm.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

S529

Title: Prohibits investment by State of pension and annuity funds in companies manufacturing, importing, and selling assault firearms for civilian use.

Description: Prohibits investment by State of pension and annuity funds in companies manufacturing, importing, and selling assault firearms for civilian use.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism & Historic Preservation Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

S531

Title: Establishes a regulatory program for rifle and shotgun ammunition sales.

Description: Establishes a regulatory program for rifle and shotgun ammunition sales.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

S532

Title: Strengthens State's assault weapons ban.

Description: Strengthens State's assault weapons ban.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

S59

Title: Adds conviction of unlawfully possessing weapon to list of crimes that statutorily prohibits someone from buying or owning firearm.

Description: Adds conviction of unlawfully possessing weapon to list of crimes that statutorily prohibits someone from buying or owning firearm.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

S599

Title: Prohibits investment by State of pension and annuity funds in companies manufacturing, importing, and selling assault firearms for civilian use.

Description: Prohibits investment by State of pension and annuity funds in companies manufacturing, importing, and selling assault firearms for civilian use.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism & Historic Preservation Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

S600

Title: Reduces lawful maximum capacity of certain ammunition magazines in New Jersey.

Description: Reduces lawful maximum capacity of certain ammunition magazines in New Jersey.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

S649

Title: Authorizes chiefs of part-time municipal police forces to issue firearms ID cards and handgun purchase permits.

Description: Authorizes chiefs of part-time municipal police forces to issue firearms ID cards and handgun purchase permits.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

S684

Title: Revises definition of destructive device to include certain weapons of 50 caliber or greater.

Description: Revises definition of destructive device to include certain weapons of 50 caliber or greater.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

this is an pro-gun bill

S792

Title: The "New Jersey Right to Home Defense Law."

Description: The "New Jersey Right to Home Defense Law."

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

this is an anti-gun bill

S98

Title: Establishes penalty for failing to report unintentional discharge of firearm in private residence.

Description: Establishes penalty for failing to report unintentional discharge of firearm in private residence.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 14, 2014

A4577

Title: Upgrades theft of a firearm to a crime of the second degree.

Description: Upgrades theft of a firearm to a crime of the second degree.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 6, 2014

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