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7 total bills, 1 anti-gun bills,
2 pro-gun bills for this session
Proposed Rhode Island Gun Laws

2013 Session2014 Session2015 Session2016 Session

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note: Rhode Island has a limited carry over of legislation between sessions

this is an pro-gun bill

H7103

Title: Sales And Use Taxes - Liability And Computation

Description: Exempts from sales and use taxes devices designed for purpose of safe firearms storage.

Last Action: Introduced, referred to House Finance

Last Action Date: January 8, 2016

this is an anti-gun bill

H7199

Title: Weapons

Description: Criminalizes the manufacture, import, possession, purchase, sale or transfer of any ammunition feeding device capable of accepting more than ten (10) rounds.

Last Action: Introduced, referred to House Judiciary

Last Action Date: January 15, 2016

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H7200

Title: 2016

Description: Makes a number of technical amendments to the general laws, prepared at the recommendation of the Law Revision Office. Article I of the act includes the statutory construction bill. Article II of the act contains reenactments of selected general laws.

Last Action: Introduced, referred to House Judiciary

Last Action Date: January 15, 2016

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H7243

Title: Weapons

Description: Provides that only peace officers and persons approved by the school authorities for the purposes of educational instruction officers may carry firearms or other weapons on school grounds.

Last Action: Introduced, referred to House Judiciary

Last Action Date: January 20, 2016

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H7283

Title: Weapons

Description: Prohibits any person convicted of a misdemeanor offense under ยง12-29-2 (a crime involving domestic violence) from purchasing, owning, transporting, carrying, or possessing any firearm.

Last Action: Introduced, referred to House Judiciary

Last Action Date: January 21, 2016

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H7332

Title: Weapons

Description: Deletes unnecessary language with regard to the destruction of application records for the purchase of a rifle or shotgun, if an applicant is not otherwise disqualified under any other applicable provision of the general laws.

Last Action: Introduced, referred to House Judiciary

Last Action Date: January 27, 2016

this is an pro-gun bill

H7390

Title: Weapons

Description: Requires timely review of any application for a permit to carry a concealed pistol and allows judicial review of adverse administrative decisions regarding such applications. It would also codify applications to the attorney general.

Last Action: Introduced, referred to House Judiciary

Last Action Date: January 28, 2016

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