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Proposed Hawaii Firearm Legislation HB1790

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Relating To The Use Of Deadly Force.

Subject: Self-Defense: Deadly Force: No Duty to Retreat: "Stand Your Ground" Law

Description: Amends the law relating to the use of deadly force to clarify that in certain circumstances, a person using deadly force has no duty to retreat and has the right to stand the person's ground.

Session: 2020 Regular Session

Last Action: Referred to JUD, referral sheet 2

Last Action Date: January 21, 2020


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6 sponsors: Sean Quinlan (D); Stacelynn Eli (D); Val Okimoto (R); Bob McDermott (R); Cynthia Thielen (R); Gene Ward (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 12% (6 of 51)

Chamber Date Action
House Jan 21, 2020 Referred to JUD, referral sheet 2
House Jan 17, 2020 Introduced and Pass First Reading.
House Jan 16, 2020 Pending introduction.
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Jan 16, 2020 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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