This legislation would prohibit carrying a firearm while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content of 0.08 or higher. This is a pre-crime bill to regulate a right by what 'might' happen.
Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, providing for the offense of carrying firearms while under the influence of alcohol.
Description: An Act amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in firearms and other dangerous articles, providing for the offense of carrying firearms while under the influence of alcohol.
Session: 2017-2018 Regular Session
Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY
Last Action Date: May 11, 2017
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19 sponsors: Christopher Rabb (D); Perry Warren (D); Madeleine Dean Cunnane (D); Jordan Harris (D); Stephen Kinsey (D); Donna Bullock (D); Curtis Thomas (D); Jared Solomon (D); Dan Frankel (D); Michael O'Brien (D); Maria Donatucci (D); Brian Sims (D); Joanna McClinton (D); Peter Schweyer (D); Stephen McCarter (D); Mary Daley (D); Maureen Madden (D); Eddie Pashinski (D); Carol Hill-Evans (D)
|House||May 11, 2017||Referred to JUDICIARY|
|Introduced||not available||state bill text||bill text|
There have not been any votes on this bill