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Passed Pennsylvania Gun Law SR258

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Urging the Congress of the United States to amend the Controlled Substances Act by rescheduling marijuana in order to protect the right under the Second Amendment of the Constitution of the United States of participants in a state-sanctioned medical marijuana program to legally own a firearm and further consider whether marijuana has a proven medical purpose.

Description: A Resolution urging the Congress of the United States to amend the Controlled Substances Act by rescheduling marijuana in order to protect the right under the Second Amendment of the Constitution of the United States of participants in a state-sanctioned medical marijuana program to legally own a firearm and further consider whether marijuana has a proven medical purpose.

Session: 2017-2018 Regular Session

Last Action: Adopted (49-0)

Last Action Date: April 25, 2018

Sponsors

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6 sponsors: Anthony Williams (D); Michael Folmer (R); Jay Costa (D); Vincent Hughes (D); Sharif Street (D); Judy Schwank (D);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 12% (6 of 50)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Apr 25, 2018 Adopted (49-0)
Senate Apr 23, 2018 Amended (46-0)
Senate Apr 16, 2018 Laid on the table
Senate Apr 16, 2018 Removed from table
Senate Jan 29, 2018 Reported as committed
Senate Jan 26, 2018 Referred to STATE GOVERNMENT
Texts
Type Date State Link Text
Amended not available state link bill text
Introduced not available state link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

Link: link to state bill page

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