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Proposed Delaware Firearm Legislation SB172

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: An Act To Amend Title 9, Title 10, Title 11, And Title 22 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Carrying A Concealed Deadly Weapon.

Description: Section 20 of Article I of the Delaware Constitution guarantees that a person has the right to keep and bear arms for defense of self, family home and state. Both the United States Supreme Court and the Delaware Supreme Court have recognized the right of self-defense to be fundamental and to have pre-dated the formation of our country.

Session: 151st General Assembly

Last Action: Introduced and Assigned to Judiciary Committee in Senate

Last Action Date: June 8, 2021


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'.

6 sponsors: David Lawson (R); Richard Collins (R); Gerald Hocker (R); Brian Pettyjohn (R); David Wilson (R); Daniel Short (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 15% (6 of 41)

Chamber Date Action
Jun 8, 2021 Introduced and Assigned to Judiciary Committee in Senate
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Link: link to state bill page

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