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Proposed Washington Gun Law SB5205

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Legislation Overview

Title: Concerning provisions governing firearms possession by persons who have been found incompetent to stand trial and who have a history of one or more violent acts.

Description: Concerning provisions governing firearms possession by persons who have been found incompetent to stand trial and who have a history of one or more violent acts.

Session: 2019-2020 Regular Session

Last Action: Scheduled for executive session in the House Committee on Civil Rights & Judiciary at 3:30 PM

Last Action Date: March 28, 2019

Sponsors

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'.

14 sponsors: Manka Dhingra (D); Curtis King (R); David Frockt (D); Hans Zeiger (R); Jamie Pedersen (D); Mona Das (D); Christine Rolfes (D); Guy Palumbo (D); Patty Kuderer (D); Karen Keiser (D); Lisa Wellman (D); Samuel Hunt (D); Mark Mullet (D); Rebecca Saldana (D);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 29% (14 of 49)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Mar 28, 2019 Scheduled for executive session in the House Committee on Civil Rights & Judiciary at 3:30 PM
House Mar 26, 2019 Scheduled for executive session in the House Committee on Civil Rights & Judiciary at 10:00 AM
House Mar 20, 2019 Public hearing in the House Committee on Civil Rights & Judiciary at 8:00 AM.
House Mar 9, 2019 First reading, referred to Civil Rights & Judiciary.
Senate Mar 7, 2019 Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Senate Mar 7, 2019 Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Senate Mar 7, 2019 Third reading, passed; yeas, 30; nays, 17; absent, 0; excused, 2.
Senate Feb 19, 2019 Made eligible to be placed on second reading.
Senate Feb 1, 2019 Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Senate Jan 31, 2019 LAW - Majority; do pass.
Senate Jan 31, 2019 Minority; do not pass.
Senate Jan 31, 2019 Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Law & Justice at 10:00 AM.
Senate Jan 29, 2019 Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Law & Justice at 10:00 AM.
Senate Jan 16, 2019 First reading, referred to Law & Justice.
Texts
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Jan 15, 2019 state link bill text
Amendments
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
Description Vote Date Yea Votes Nay Votes No Votes Absent Passed
03/7/2019 30 17 0 2 Yes
  • Bailey, Barbara (R) Nay
  • Becker, Randi (R) Nay
  • Billig, Andrew (D) Yea
  • Braun, John (R) Yea
  • Brown, Sharon (R) Nay
  • Carlyle, Reuven (D) Yea
  • Cleveland, Annette (D) Yea
  • Conway, Steven (D) Absent
  • Darneille, Jeannie (D) Yea
  • Das, Mona (D) Yea
  • Dhingra, Manka (D) Yea
  • Ericksen, Douglas (R) Nay
  • Fortunato, Phil (R) Nay
  • Frockt, David (D) Yea
  • Hasegawa, Robert (D) Yea
  • Hawkins, Brad (R) Nay
  • Hobbs, Steven (D) Yea
  • Holy, Jeff (R) Nay
  • Honeyford, Jim (R) Nay
  • Hunt, Samuel (D) Yea
  • Keiser, Karen (D) Yea
  • King, Curtis (R) Nay
  • Kuderer, Patty (D) Yea
  • Liias, Marko (D) Yea
  • Lovelett, Liz (D) Yea
  • McCoy, John (D) Yea
  • Mullet, Mark (D) Yea
  • Nguyen, Joe (D) Yea
  • O'Ban, Steve (R) Nay
  • Padden, Mike (R) Nay
  • Palumbo, Guy (D) Yea
  • Pedersen, Jamie (D) Yea
  • Randall, Emily (D) Yea
  • Rivers, Anna (R) Nay
  • Rolfes, Christine (D) Yea
  • Saldana, Rebecca (D) Yea
  • Salomon, Jesse (D) Yea
  • Schoesler, Mark (R) Nay
  • Sheldon, Tim (D) Nay
  • Short, Shelly (R) Nay
  • Takko, Dean (D) Yea
  • Van De Wege, Kevin (D) Yea
  • Wagoner, Keith (R) Nay
  • Walsh, Maureen (R) Yea
  • Warnick, Judith (R) Nay
  • Wellman, Lisa (D) Yea
  • Wilson, Claire (D) Yea
  • Wilson, Lynda (R) Absent
  • Zeiger, Hans (R) Yea
resort votes by: party yeas nays name

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