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Passed New Jersey Gun Law A2757

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Requires background check for private gun sales.

Subject: Bills and Joint Resolutions Signed by the Governor

Description: Requires background check for private gun sales.

Session: 2018-2019 Regular Session

Last Action: Approved P.L.2018, c.36.

Last Action Date: June 13, 2018

Companion Bill: S2374


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'.

22 sponsors: Louis Greenwald (D); Jamel Holley (D); Paul Moriarty (D); Linda Greenstein (D); Carol Murphy (D); Timothy Eustace (D); Valerie Huttle (D); Joann Downey (D); Eric Houghtaling (D); Daniel Benson (D); Nancy Pinkin (D); Mila Jasey (D); Angela Mcknight (D); Verlina Reynolds-Jackson (D);Gabriela Mosquera (D); Nicholas Chiaravalloti (D); John Armato (D); Reed Gusciora (D); Vincent Mazzeo; Pamela Lampitt (D); Shirley Turner (D); Teresa Ruiz (D);

Percentage of General Assembly sponsoring bill: 28% (22 of 80)

Chamber Date Action
Senate Jun 13, 2018 Approved P.L.2018, c.36.
Senate Jun 7, 2018 Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (31-3)
Senate Jun 7, 2018 Substituted for S2374 (1R)
Senate May 21, 2018 Reported from Senate Committee, 2nd Reading
Senate Apr 16, 2018 Referred to Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee
Senate Apr 16, 2018 Reported from Senate Committee, 2nd Reading
Senate Apr 5, 2018 Received in the Senate, Referred to Senate Law and Public Safety Committee
Assembly Mar 26, 2018 Passed by the Assembly (62-10-4)
Assembly Mar 5, 2018 Reported out of Assembly Comm. with Amendments, 2nd Reading
Assembly Feb 1, 2018 Introduced, Referred to Assembly Judiciary Committee
Type Date State Link Text
Chaptered Jul 10, 2018 state link bill text
Chaptered Jul 2, 2018 state link bill text
Amended Mar 6, 2018 state link bill text
Introduced Feb 1, 2018 state link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time

Assembly Judiciary Committee: Reported with Amendments

Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage

Senate Law and Public Safety Committee: Reported Favorably

Link: link to state bill page

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