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Proposed Wisconsin Firearm Legislation AB577

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: The possession of a firearm by a person who has committed a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence or by a fugitive from justice and providing a penalty. (FE)

Description: An Act to renumber 941.29 (1g) (a) and 971.17 (1g); to amend 165.845 (2) and 973.176 (1); and to create 165.63 (2) (c), 165.845 (1m), 175.35 (2g) (d) 3., 941.29 (1g) (ad), 941.29 (1g) (ah), 941.29 (1m) (ag), 941.29 (1m) (cm), 941.29 (1m) (h), 971.17 (1g) (b) and 973.136 of the statutes; Relating to: the possession of a firearm by a person who has committed a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence or by a fugitive from justice and providing a penalty. (FE)

Session: 2019-2020 Regular Session

Last Action: Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1

Last Action Date: April 1, 2020

Sponsors

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15 sponsors: Jeffrey Mursau (R); Lisa Subeck (D); Gary Hebl (D); Barbara Dittrich (R); Scott Allen (R); Robert Kulp (R); Kevin Petersen (R); Robert Wittke (R); Dale Kooyenga (R); Dan Feyen (R); Van Wanggaard (R); Timothy Carpenter (D); Andre Jacque (R); Robert Cowles (R); Patty Schachtner (D);

Percentage of General Assembly sponsoring bill: 15% (15 of 99)

History
Chamber Date Action
Assembly Apr 1, 2020 Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1
Assembly Feb 28, 2020 Representative Shankland added as a coauthor
Assembly Feb 19, 2020 Representatives Sinicki and Brostoff added as coauthors
Assembly Feb 14, 2020 Representatives Loudenbeck and C. Taylor added as coauthors
Assembly Feb 10, 2020 Senator Larson added as a cosponsor
Assembly Jan 30, 2020 Fiscal estimate received
Assembly Nov 11, 2019 Fiscal estimate received
Assembly Oct 25, 2019 Introduced
Assembly Oct 25, 2019 Read first time and referred to Committee on Criminal Justice and Public Safety
Texts
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Oct 25, 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

There have not been any votes on this bill

Link: link to state bill page

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