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Proposed Georgia Firearm Legislation SB197

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Legislation Overview

Title: Firearms; provide that information relating to persons issued weapons carry licenses shall be confidential

Description: A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 3 of Article 4 of Chapter 11 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to carrying and possession of firearms, so as to provide that information relating to persons issued weapons carry licenses shall be confidential; to prohibit the creation or maintenance of any data bases regarding persons issued weapons carry licenses; to provide for verification of licenses; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

Session: 2013-2014 Regular Session

Last Action: Senate Recommitted

Last Action Date: January 13, 2014


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4 sponsors: Bill Heath; Barry Loudermilk; Bill Cowsert; William Ligon Jr.;

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 7% (4 of 56)

Chamber Date Action
Senate Jan 13, 2014 Senate Recommitted
Senate Mar 1, 2013 Senate Read Second Time
Senate Feb 28, 2013 Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Senate Feb 22, 2013 Senate Read and Referred
Senate Feb 21, 2013 Senate Hopper
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Feb 21, 2013 state link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
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Link: link to state bill page

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