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Proposed Delaware Firearm Legislation HB275

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: An Act To Amend Title 11 Of The Delaware Code Relating To The Loss Or Theft Of A Firearm.

Description: This bill increases the penalties for a second offense of a firearm owners failure to report the loss of theft of a firearm pursuant to the statute from just a civil penalty to a Class A misdemeanor, which is punishable by a fine of up to $2,300 and incarceration of up to 1 year.

Session: 151st General Assembly

Last Action: Reported Out of Committee (Judiciary) in House with 3 Favorable, 7 On Its Merits

Last Action Date: March 16, 2022


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'.

20 sponsors: Sean Matthews (D); Jack Walsh (D); Kimberly Williams (D); Michael Ramone (R); Michael Smith (R); Sherry Dorsey Walker (D); Kyle Gay (D); Stephanie Hansen (D); David Sokola (D); Franklin Cooke (D); Krista Griffith (D); Debra Heffernan (D); Kendra Johnson (D); Larry Lambert (D); Valerie Longhurst (D); Sean Lynn (D); Melissa Minor-Brown (D); John Mitchell (D); Edward Osienski (D); Peter Schwartzkopf (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 49% (20 of 41)

Chamber Date Action
Mar 16, 2022 Reported Out of Committee (Judiciary) in House with 3 Favorable, 7 On Its Merits
Dec 16, 2021 Introduced and Assigned to Judiciary Committee in House
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Link: link to state bill page

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