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Proposed Georgia Firearm Legislation SB92

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Carrying and Possession of Firearms; investigating whether person has a weapons carry license; allow a person to be detained by law enforcement

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 allow a person to be detained by law enforcement for the purpose of investigating whether such person has a weapons carry license; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

Session: 2017-2018 Regular Session

Last Action: Senate Read and Referred

Last Action Date: January 30, 2017


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: Steve Henson (D); Vincent Fort (D); Horacena Tate (D); Valencia Seay (D); Michael Rhett (D); Gloria Butler (D);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 11% (6 of 56)

Chamber Date Action
Senate Jan 30, 2017 Senate Read and Referred
Senate Jan 27, 2017 Senate Hopper
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Jan 27, 2017 state link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

Link: link to state bill page

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