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HB 219: Assault Weapons and Large-Capacity Magazines

GENERAL BILL by Smith ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Abruzzo ; Asencio ; Berman ; Brown ; Cortes, J. ; Davis ; Diamond ; Duran ; Geller ; Jacquet ; Jenne ; Mercado ; Newton ; Richardson ; Russell ; Shaw ; Silvers ; Slosberg ; Stark ; Watson, B. ; Watson, C. ; Williams

Assault Weapons and Large-Capacity Magazines; Prohibits sale, transfers, or possession of assault weapon or large-capacity ammunition magazine; provides exceptions; requires certificates of possession for assault weapons or large-capacity ammunition magazines lawfully possessed before specified date; provides conditions for continued possession of such weapons or large-capacity ammunition magazines; requires certificates of transfer for transfers of assault weapons or large-capacity magazines; provides for relinquishment of assault weapons or large-capacity magazines; provides requirements for transportation of assault weapons; provides enhanced criminal penalties for certain offenses when committed with assault weapon or large-capacity magazine.

Effective Date: 10/1/2018
Last Action: 3/10/2018 House - Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    10/3/2017 House • Filed
    10/12/2017 House • Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 26
    1/9/2018 House • Introduced -HJ 25
    3/10/2018 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
    • Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee

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  • HB 219, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 10/3/2017 at 11:34 AM

    Bill Text:   PDF
    Analyses:   None

    Related Bills (2)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 221 Pub. Rec./Personal Identifying Information of Assault Weapon or Large-Capacity Magazine Possession Certificateholder Smith Linked Last Action: 3/10/2018 H Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
    S 196 Gun Safety Stewart Similar Last Action: 3/10/2018 S Died in Judiciary

    Citations - Statutes (2)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    775.087 Possession or use of weapon; aggravated battery; felony reclassification; minimum sentence. Page 18 (pdf)
    790.30 Page 2 (pdf)

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