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Proposed Delaware Firearm Legislation SB79

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: An Act To Amend Title 11 And Title 16 Of The Delaware Code Relating To The Eligibility Of Registered Qualifying Patients Under The Delaware Medical Marijuana Act To Purchase Or Possess Firearms.

Description: This Act clarifies existing law so that an individual is not disqualified from possessing or purchasing a firearm because the individual is a registered qualifying patient under the Delaware Medical Marijuana Act.

Session: 150th General Assembly

Last Action: Amendment HA 1 to SB 79 - Introduced and Placed With Bill

Last Action Date: January 30, 2020


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'.

15 sponsors: Anthony Delcollo (R); David Lawson (R); Charles Paradee (D); Brian Pettyjohn (R); Jeffrey Spiegelman (R); Andria Bennett (D); Bryan Townsend (D); David Wilson (R); Paul Baumbach (D); Gerald Brady (D); William Bush (D); Edward Osienski (D); Michael Ramone (R); Kimberly Williams (D); Lyndon Yearick (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 37% (15 of 41)

Chamber Date Action
Jan 30, 2020 Amendment HA 1 to SB 79 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
Jan 29, 2020 Reported Out of Committee (Public Safety & Homeland Security) in House with 3 Favorable, 3 On Its Merits
Dec 12, 2019 Assigned to Public Safety & Homeland Security Committee in House
Jun 30, 2019 Suspension of Rules in Senate
Jun 30, 2019 Passed By Senate. Votes: 20 YES 1 ABSENT
May 7, 2019 Introduced and Assigned to Executive Committee in Senate
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Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
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Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call
Description Vote Date Yea Votes Nay Votes No Votes Absent Passed
06/30/2019 20 0 0 1 Yes
  • Bonini, Colin (R) Yea
  • Brown, Darius (D) Yea
  • Cloutier, Catherine (R) Yea
  • Delcollo, Anthony (R) Yea
  • Ennis, Bruce (D) Yea
  • Hansen, Stephanie (D) Yea
  • Hocker, Gerald (R) Yea
  • Lawson, David (R) Yea
  • Lockman, Elizabeth (D) Yea
  • Lopez, Ernesto (R) Yea
  • McBride, David (D) Yea
  • McDowell, Harris (D) Yea
  • Paradee, W. Charles (D) Yea
  • Pettyjohn, Brian (R) Absent
  • Poore, Nicole (D) Yea
  • Richardson, Bryant (R) Yea
  • Sokola, David (D) Yea
  • Sturgeon, Laura (D) Yea
  • Townsend, Bryan (D) Yea
  • Walsh, John (D) Yea
  • Wilson, David (R) Yea
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Link: link to state bill page

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