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Proposed Hawaii Firearm Legislation SB2957

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Mental Health; Medical Clearance; Firearms

Description: Requires individuals applying for a permit to acquire a firearm to be cleared by the individual's primary care physician or psychiatrist. Requires the primary care physician or psychiatrist to clear any individual who has no current diagnosis of any medical condition that could make the individual a threat to self of others. Effective 1/1/2015.

Session: 2014 Regular Session

Last Action: Referred to PSM/HTH, JDL.

Last Action Date: January 23, 2014


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'.

4 sponsors: Josh Green; Rosalyn H. Baker; Chun Oakland;Russell E. Ruderman

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 16% (4 of 25)

Chamber Date Action
Senate Jan 23, 2014 Introduced.
Senate Jan 23, 2014 Passed First Reading.
Senate Jan 23, 2014 Referred to PSM/HTH, JDL.
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Jan 22, 2014 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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