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Proposed Hawaii Firearm Legislation SB955

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Sport Shooting Range Protection; Noise; Retroactive

Description: Provides protections against burdensome retroactive regulation and lawsuits and prevents frivolous claims against sport shooting range operators and individuals engaging in target shooting. (SD1)

Session: 2016 Regular Session

Last Action: Carried over to 2016 Regular Session.

Last Action Date: December 17, 2015

Companion Bill: HB473


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2 sponsors: Sam Slom; Mike Gabbard;

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 8% (2 of 25)

Chamber Date Action
Dec 17, 2015 Carried over to 2016 Regular Session.
Senate Feb 9, 2015 Reported from PSM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 48) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDL.
Senate Feb 9, 2015 Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDL.
Senate Feb 3, 2015 The committee(s) on PSM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in PSM were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) Espero, Baker, Slom; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Galuteria, Keith-Agaran.
Senate Jan 30, 2015 The committee(s) on PSM has scheduled a public hearing on 02-03-15 1:15PM in conference room 229.
Senate Jan 28, 2015 Referred to PSM, JDL.
Senate Jan 26, 2015 Passed First Reading.
Senate Jan 23, 2015 Introduced.
Type Date State Link Text
Amended Feb 9, 2015 state link bill text
Introduced Jan 24, 2015 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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