2018 Pending Legislation

Here are all the bills CCDL is following for the 2018 state legislative session.
Last updated 3/15/2018

Proposed H.B. No. 5020 REP. SAMPSON, 80th DIST. ‘AN ACT ESTABLISHING A CREDIT AGAINST THE PERSONAL INCOME TAX FOR THE PURCHASE OF A GUN SAFE’, to establish a credit, not to exceed one hundred fifty dollars, against the personal income tax for the purchase of a gun safe for a taxpayer’s personal use.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

S.B. No. 18 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST.; SEN. DUFF, 25th DIST.; REP. ARESIMOWICZ, 30th DIST.; REP. RITTER, 1st DIST. ‘AN ACT BANNING RATE OF FIRE ENHANCEMENTS’, to implement the Governor’s budget recommendations.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

H.B. No. 5538 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. ‘AN ACT CONCERNING A NONEXPIRING AMMUNITION PERMIT’, to allow an option for a life-time ammunition permit.
REF. JUDICIARY

H.B. No. 5539 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. ‘AN ACT CONCERNING FIREARMS IN STATE PARKS’, to permit persons to carry firearms in state parks.
REF. JUDICIARY

H.B. No. 5540 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. ‘AN ACT CONCERNING GHOST GUNS AND THE PERMIT APPLICATION PROCESS’, to ban guns without serial numbers and regulate those which are sold in a form requiring the purchaser to finish assembly or that are homemade and to permit local authorities to interview immediate family members as part of a determination of an applicant’s suitability.
REF. JUDICIARY

H.B. No. 5542 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. ‘AN ACT CONCERNING BUMP STOCKS AND OTHER MEANS OF ENHANCING THE RATE OF FIRE OF A FIREARM’, to ban the sale or transfer, possession, manufacturing or use of bump stocks or other accessories to increase the rate of fire of a firearm.
REF. JUDICIARY


CCDL is also going to try to start tracking more sportsmen related bills, since there is a lot of overlap between gun owners and sportsmen. So here are those bills we’re following.

Proposed S.B. No. 173 SEN. GUGLIELMO, 35th DIST. ‘AN ACT WAIVING CERTAIN FEES OR SURCHARGES FOR HONORABLY DISCHARGED VETERANS’, to waive for honorably discharged veterans certain fees, surcharges or portions thereof for the issuance of certain licenses, permits, certificates or stamps.
REF. VETERANS’ AFFAIRS