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Proposed Massachusetts Firearm Legislation H3253

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Legislation Overview

Title: To reduce gun violence and to protect the citizens of the Commonwealth

Description: Relative to further regulating the licensing, sale and possession of firearms and increasing the tax on the sale of firearms and ammunition. Public Safety and Homeland Security.

Session: 188th General Court

Last Action: Accompanied a study order, see H4490

Last Action Date: September 25, 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'.

24 sponsors: David Linsky; Lori Ehrlich; William Brownsberger; Frank Smizik; Sonia Chang-Diaz; Ellen Story; Tricia Farley-Bouvier;Jonathan Hecht; Ruth Balser; Denise Andrews;Denise Provost; Kay Khan; Martha Walz; Thomas Conroy; Marcos Devers; Alice Peisch; John Keenan;Carl Sciortino; David Rogers;Marjorie Decker;John Mahoney;Cory Atkins; Katherine Clark; Byron Rushing;

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 15% (24 of 160)

Chamber Date Action
House Sep 25, 2014 Accompanied a study order, see H4490
House Jun 30, 2014 Reporting date extended to Thursday, July 3, 2014, pending concurrence
Senate Jun 30, 2014 Senate concurred
Senate May 1, 2014 Senate concurred
House Apr 24, 2014 Reporting date extended to Thursday May 15, 2014, pending concurrence
Sep 13, 2013 Hearing scheduled for 09/13/2013 from 10:00 AM-08:00 PM in Gardner Auditorium
House Jan 22, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security
Senate Jan 22, 2013 Senate concurred
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Jan 22, 2013 state link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
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Link: link to state bill page

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