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Proposed Washington Gun Law SB5553

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Legislation Overview

Title: Preventing suicide by permitting the voluntary waiver of firearm rights.

Description: Preventing suicide by permitting the voluntary waiver of firearm rights.

Session: 2017-2018 Regular Session

Last Action: Effective date 6/7/2018*.

Last Action Date: March 21, 2018

Sponsors

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8 sponsors: Jamie Pedersen (D); Joe Fain (R); David Frockt (D); Dean Takko (D); Steven Hobbs (D); Hans Zeiger (R); Patty Kuderer (D); Jeannie Darneille (D);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 16% (8 of 49)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Mar 21, 2018 Effective date 6/7/2018*.
Senate Mar 21, 2018 Chapter 145, 2018 Laws.
Senate Mar 21, 2018 Governor signed.
Senate Mar 9, 2018 Delivered to Governor.
House Mar 8, 2018 Speaker signed.
Senate Mar 7, 2018 President signed.
Senate Mar 5, 2018 Passed final passage; yeas, 36; nays, 13; absent, 0; excused, 0.
Senate Mar 5, 2018 Senate concurred in House amendments.
House Feb 23, 2018 Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
House Feb 23, 2018 Third reading, passed; yeas, 77; nays, 20; absent, 0; excused, 1.
House Feb 23, 2018 Committee recommendations adopted and the bill amended.
House Feb 21, 2018 Rules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.
House Feb 20, 2018 Referred to Rules 2 Review.
House Feb 15, 2018 JUDI - Majority; do pass with amendment
House Feb 15, 2018 Minority; do not pass.
House Feb 15, 2018 Executive action taken in the House Committee on Judiciary at 1:30 PM.
House Feb 14, 2018 Executive session scheduled, but no action was taken in the House Committee on Judiciary at 8:00 AM.
House Feb 9, 2018 Public hearing in the House Committee on Judiciary at 8:00 AM.
House Jan 26, 2018 First reading, referred to Judiciary
Senate Jan 24, 2018 Third reading, passed; yeas, 49; nays, 0; absent, 0; excused, 0.
Senate Jan 24, 2018 Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Senate Jan 24, 2018 1st substitute bill substituted
Senate Jan 18, 2018 Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Senate Jan 12, 2018 Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Senate Jan 11, 2018 LAW - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass.
Senate Jan 11, 2018 Minority; without recommendation.
Senate Jan 11, 2018 Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Law & Justice at 10:00 AM.
Senate Jan 8, 2018 By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status.
Senate Jun 21, 2017 By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status.
Senate May 23, 2017 By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status.
Senate Apr 24, 2017 By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status.
Senate Jan 31, 2017 Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Law & Justice at 10:00 AM.
Senate Jan 27, 2017 First reading, referred to Law & Justice.
Texts
Type Date State Link Text
Chaptered Mar 29, 2018 state link bill text
Enrolled Mar 6, 2018 state link bill text
Comm Sub Jan 12, 2018 state link bill text
Introduced Jan 26, 2017 state link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Votes

Senate 3rd Reading & Final Passage

House Final Passage as Amended by the House

Senate Final Passage as Amended by the House

Link: link to state bill page

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