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Proposed Maryland Firearm Legislation HB534

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Firearms - Right to Purchase, Own, Possess, and Carry - Medical Cannabis (Patients' Rights Act)

Subject: Public Safety: Administrative Agencies: Cannabis: Forms: Guns: Patients

Description: Providing that a person may not be denied the right to purchase, own, possess, or carry a firearm solely on the basis that the person is a certain qualifying patient; defining the term "qualifying patient" to mean a person who is authorized under certain provisions of law to use medical cannabis; prohibiting a State agency from accessing a certain database to obtain certain information; prohibiting a State agency from inquiring about a person's status as a certain qualifying patient for a certain purpose; etc.

Session: 2018 Regular Session

Last Action: Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m. (Judiciary)

Last Action Date: March 6, 2018


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3 sponsors: Robin Grammer (R); Glen Glass (R); Kevin Hornberger (R);

Percentage of House Of Delegates sponsoring bill: 2% (3 of 141)

Chamber Date Action
House Mar 6, 2018 Hearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m. (Judiciary)
House Jan 26, 2018 First Reading Judiciary and Health and Government Operations
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Jan 26, 2018 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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