General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5656

 

January Session, 2013

 

LCO No. 2148

   

Referred to Committee on JUDICIARY

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. MIKUTEL, 45th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTY FOR A CRIME COMMITTED WITH A FIREARM.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to increase the mandatory minimum prison sentence for any person who, in the commission of a crime, uses, threatens to use, displays or purports to have a firearm.

Statement of Purpose:

To increase the mandatory minimum prison sentence for any person who, in the commission of a crime, uses, threatens to use, displays or purports to have a firearm.