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Proposed Georgia Firearm Legislation SB198

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Legislation Overview

Title: "Gun Buy-Back Program"; no public funds shall be expended by the state

Description: A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 1 of Article 4 of Chapter 11 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions regarding dangerous instrumentalities and practices, so as to provide that no public funds shall be expended by the state or any municipality, county, school district, or other political subdivision of the state for the purpose of a gun buy-back program; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

Session: 2013-2014 Regular Session

Last Action: Senate Read and Referred

Last Action Date: February 22, 2013


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3 sponsors: Bill Heath; William Ligon Jr.; Hill, Hunter 6th

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 5% (3 of 56)

Chamber Date Action
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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