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Proposed Delaware Firearm Legislation HB234

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: An Act To Amend Title 11 Of The Delaware Code Relating To The Possession Of Deadly Weapons.

Description: This act clarifies that the felony of Possession of a Deadly Weapon by a Person Prohibited shall not apply to persons who are prohibited from possessing a deadly weapon solely by their possession of a personal use quantity of marijuana, when such possession qualifies as a civil penalty under Title 16. This bill addresses the legal issue in State v. Murray (Del. Super. 2017).

Session: 149th General Assembly

Last Action: Tabled in Committee

Last Action Date: January 17, 2018


Note: the first sponsor listed is normally the primary sponsor. If a sponsor's name is a hyperlink you can click on it to 'follow the money'.

7 sponsors: Stephen Smyk (R); Bruce Ennis (D); Helene Keeley (D); Brian Pettyjohn (R); Bryan Townsend (D); Paul Baumbach (D); Charles Paradee (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 17% (7 of 41)

Chamber Date Action
Jan 17, 2018 Tabled in Committee
Jun 15, 2017 Introduced and Assigned to Judiciary Committee in House
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Link: link to state bill page

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