Our annual donation drive is underway. It will run through February 15, 2016. Help us help you through what is guaranteed to be a rough year for gun owners in 2016 by making a small donation or becoming a supporting member. Even a small $5.00 donation helps us keep you up to date on challenges to your rights and informed on all firearm related information.

toggle menu

rss feed
99 total bills, 35 anti-gun bills,
19 pro-gun bills for this session
Proposed New Jersey Gun Laws

2014-2015 Session2016-2017 Session

Click on bill number for details.

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

watching this bill

A1014

Title: Exempts from disclosure as public record personal identifying information provided to government agency for emergency notification purposes.

Description: Exempts from disclosure as public record personal identifying information provided to government agency for emergency notification purposes.

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

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A1017

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 27, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A1119

Title: Prohibits sale of certain toy guns and imitation firearms.

Description: Prohibits sale of certain toy guns and imitation firearms.

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

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

watching this bill

A120

Title: Requires access to law enforcement guidelines for processing firearms permit applications upon public records request.

Description: Requires access to law enforcement guidelines for processing firearms permit applications upon public records request.

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

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A1211

Title: Revises certain laws concerning domestic violence and firearms.

Description: Revises certain laws concerning domestic violence and firearms.

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

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A1212

Title: Requires criminal history record background check for rifle and shotgun purchases.

Description: Requires criminal history record background check for rifle and shotgun purchases.

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

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

A1233

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: January 27, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

A127

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: January 27, 2016

watching this bill

A1298

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 27, 2016

watching this bill

A1308

Title: Omits State Police detectives from Open Public Records Act.

Description: Omits State Police detectives from Open Public Records Act.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Judiciary Committee

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

watching this bill

A133

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, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A1331

Title: Establishes fourth degree crime of possessing firearms locator application; enhances penalty if such application is used in theft of firearm.

Description: Establishes fourth degree crime of possessing firearms locator application; enhances penalty if such application is used in theft of firearm.

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

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A1336

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

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

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

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A1342

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 27, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

A1350

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

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

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Women and Children Committee

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

A136

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 27, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

A1392

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: January 27, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A1413

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: January 27, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A1426

Title: Requires firearm retailers to sell personalized handguns.

Description: Requires firearm retailers to sell personalized handguns.

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

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

watching this bill

A1514

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: January 27, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A1615

Title: Makes reforms to mental health treatment; clarifies law governing purchase of firearms by persons with history of mental illness.

Description: Makes reforms to mental health treatment; clarifies law governing purchase of firearms by persons with history of mental illness.

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

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A1648

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: Reported and Referred to Assembly Appropriations Committee

Last Action Date: February 4, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

A1714

Title: Prioritizes applications for firearms purchaser identification cards, permits to purchase a handgun, and permits to carry a handgun under certain circumstances.

Description: Prioritizes applications for firearms purchaser identification cards, permits to purchase a handgun, and permits to carry a handgun under certain circumstances.

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

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

A1715

Title: Permits Adjutant General to authorize members of NJ National Guard to carry firearm at recruiting centers.

Description: Permits Adjutant General to authorize members of NJ National Guard to carry firearm at recruiting centers.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Military and Veterans' Affairs Committee

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A1738

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 27, 2016

watching this bill

A1915

Title: Reforms PANYNJ.

Description: Reforms PANYNJ.

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

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

watching this bill

A1984

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 27, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

A2074

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 27, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A2104

Title: Revises court filing fees, assessments, penalties, fines, and certain firearms licensing fees to fund Pretrial Services Program, e-court information system and Legal Services of New Jersey; repeals certain statutory provisions concerning court fees.

Description: Revises court filing fees, assessments, penalties, fines, and certain firearms licensing fees to fund Pretrial Services Program, e-court information system and Legal Services of New Jersey; repeals certain statutory provisions concerning court fees.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Judiciary Committee

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A2374

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

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

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Judiciary Committee

Last Action Date: February 4, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A2390

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: February 4, 2016

watching this bill

A2467

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: February 4, 2016

watching this bill

A2487

Title: Permits municipality to enact ordinance regulating where sex offenders may reside; restricts locations of certain child care centers and school bus stops.

Description: Permits municipality to enact ordinance regulating where sex offenders may reside; restricts locations of certain child care centers and school bus stops.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Judiciary Committee

Last Action Date: February 4, 2016

watching this bill

A2595

Title: Prohibits feeding of black bears and requires use of bear-resistant containers, dumpsters, or food boxes in certain areas located in bear habitat and under certain circumstances, including garbage collection.

Description: Prohibits feeding of black bears and requires use of bear-resistant containers, dumpsters, or food boxes in certain areas located in bear habitat and under certain circumstances, including garbage collection.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

A2605

Title: Eliminates presumption of non-imprisonment for theft of a firearm.

Description: Eliminates presumption of non-imprisonment for theft of a firearm.

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

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

A2638

Title: Authorizes law enforcement agency to inform the president of a public or independent institution of higher education when a student is charged or convicted of certain crimes.

Description: Authorizes law enforcement agency to inform the president of a public or independent institution of higher education when a student is charged or convicted of certain crimes.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Higher Education Committee

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

A2690

Title: Expands list of retired law enforcement officers eligible to carry handgun.

Description: Expands list of retired law enforcement officers eligible to carry handgun.

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

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

A2697

Title: Makes certain access changes to open public records act; establishes State public finance website and creates program for development of local websites; makes appropriation.

Description: Makes certain access changes to open public records act; establishes State public finance website and creates program for development of local websites; makes appropriation.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Judiciary Committee

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

A2731

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: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

A2732

Title: Requires State to recognize permits to carry handguns issued to certain New Jersey residents by other states.

Description: Requires State to recognize permits to carry handguns issued to certain New Jersey residents by other states.

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

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

A2754

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, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A350

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 27, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

A379

Title: Gives priority to applicants for firearms purchaser identification card and permits to purchase handguns when domestic violence restraining order is in effect.

Description: Gives priority to applicants for firearms purchaser identification card and permits to purchase handguns when domestic violence restraining order is in effect.

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

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A447

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: January 27, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A608

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: January 27, 2016

watching this bill

A613

Title: Requires public agency responding to record request to redact information contained in accident report, except for drivers' names and diagram of accident.

Description: Requires public agency responding to record request to redact information contained in accident report, except for drivers' names and diagram of accident.

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

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

A626

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: January 27, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

A631

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: January 27, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

A699

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 27, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

A800

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: Withdrawn from Consideration

Last Action Date: February 4, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A873

Title: Creates fourth degree crime of operating drone equipped with weapon.

Description: Creates fourth degree crime of operating drone equipped with weapon.

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

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

A890

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 27, 2016

watching this bill

A926

Title: Changes pejorative terminology referring to person with certain disabilities or substance use disorders.

Description: Changes pejorative terminology referring to person with certain disabilities or substance use disorders.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Human Services Committee

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

ACR96

Title: Urges President and Congress of United States to enact assault weapons ban including prohibition against large capacity ammunition feeding devices.

Description: Urges President and Congress of United States to enact assault weapons ban including prohibition against large capacity ammunition feeding devices.

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

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

watching this bill

AJR37

Title: Designates June 21 of each year as "ASK Day" to promote children's health and gun safety.

Description: Designates June 21 of each year as "ASK Day" to promote children's health and gun safety.

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

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

AR11

Title: Memorializes Congress and President of United States to enact H.R. 923, allowing reciprocity for carrying of certain concealed firearms.

Description: Memorializes Congress and President of United States to enact H.R. 923, allowing reciprocity for carrying of certain concealed firearms.

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

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

AR51

Title: Opposes United States signing and United States Senate ratifying United Nations' Arms Trade Treaty.

Description: Opposes United States signing and United States Senate ratifying United Nations' Arms Trade Treaty.

Last Action: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Regulatory Oversight and Reform and Federal Relations Committee

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

watching this bill

AR87

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: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

S1021

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: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

S1046

Title: Makes certain access changes to open public records act; establishes State public finance website and creates program for development of local websites; makes appropriation.

Description: Makes certain access changes to open public records act; establishes State public finance website and creates program for development of local websites; makes appropriation.

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

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

S1065

Title: Transfers probation employees from Judiciary to State Parole Board.

Description: Transfers probation employees from Judiciary to State Parole Board.

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

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

S1079

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 Economic Growth Committee

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

S1106

Title: Removes prohibition on possession of stun guns.

Description: Removes prohibition on possession of stun guns.

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

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

S1115

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: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

S1134

Title: Provides for notice to schools of court-ordered domestic violence restraints restricting contact in schools; increases penalty for violation of such orders.

Description: Provides for notice to schools of court-ordered domestic violence restraints restricting contact in schools; increases penalty for violation of such orders.

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

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

S1154

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

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

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

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

S1165

Title: Authorizes persons with certain records of mental illness to petition court for relief from federal firearms prohibition.

Description: Authorizes persons with certain records of mental illness to petition court for relief from federal firearms prohibition.

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

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

S1199

Title: Expands domestic violence protection for adoptive parents.

Description: Expands domestic violence protection for adoptive parents.

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

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

S1213

Title: Creates first degree crime of home invasion, makes crime subject to No Early Release Act, and upgrades burglary of a residence to a second degree crime under certain circumstances.

Description: Creates first degree crime of home invasion, makes crime subject to No Early Release Act, and upgrades burglary of a residence to a second degree crime under certain circumstances.

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

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

S1215

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: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

S1225

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: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

S1226

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: February 8, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

S152

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 12, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

S154

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: January 12, 2016

watching this bill

S172

Title: Prohibits firearm possession by persons convicted of certain offenses.*

Description: Prohibits firearm possession by persons convicted of certain offenses.*

Last Action: Referred to Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee

Last Action Date: February 8, 2016

watching this bill

S218

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: Reported from Senate Committee with Amendments, 2nd Reading

Last Action Date: February 4, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

S300

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 12, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

S302

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 12, 2016

watching this bill

S335

Title: "The 10-20-Life Law."

Description: "The 10-20-Life Law."

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

Last Action Date: January 12, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

S356

Title: Makes reforms to mental health treatment; clarifies law governing purchase of firearms by persons with history of mental illness.

Description: Makes reforms to mental health treatment; clarifies law governing purchase of firearms by persons with history of mental illness.

Last Action: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee

Last Action Date: January 12, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

S363

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 12, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

S370

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: January 12, 2016

watching this bill

S390

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

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

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

Last Action Date: January 12, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

S421

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 in the Senate, Referred to Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee

Last Action Date: January 12, 2016

watching this bill

S456

Title: Provides for forfeiture of vehicle where weapon was unlawfully possessed.

Description: Provides for forfeiture of vehicle where weapon was unlawfully possessed.

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

Last Action Date: January 12, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

S574

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 12, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

S578

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 12, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

S579

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: January 12, 2016

watching this bill

S586

Title: Reduces drug free school and public property zones to 200 feet.

Description: Reduces drug free school and public property zones to 200 feet.

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

Last Action Date: January 12, 2016

watching this bill

S590

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 12, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

S621

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 12, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

S622

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 12, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

S623

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 12, 2016

watching this bill

S77

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 12, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

S804

Title: Requires criminal history record background check for rifle and shotgun purchases.

Description: Requires criminal history record background check for rifle and shotgun purchases.

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

Last Action Date: January 12, 2016

watching this bill

S805

Title: Revises certain laws concerning domestic violence and firearms.

Description: Revises certain laws concerning domestic violence and firearms.

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

Last Action Date: January 12, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

S816

Title: Requires firearm retailers to sell personalized handguns.

Description: Requires firearm retailers to sell personalized handguns.

Last Action: Reported from Senate Committee, 2nd Reading

Last Action Date: February 4, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

S818

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

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

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

Last Action Date: January 12, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

S890

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 12, 2016

back to top