Key Votes

HB 3499 - Firearm Waiting Period Exemptions - Key Vote

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Legislation - Referred to Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (78-34) - (Key vote)

Title: Firearm Waiting Period Exemptions

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that exempts certain individuals from waiting to purchase weapons if immediate danger is presented.

Highlights:
  • Requires the withholding of every concealable firearm for at least 72 hours after purchase, unless the sale was to a petitioner who is protected by a plenary or interim order of protection (Sec. 5).
  • Requires the withholding of any rifle, shotgun or other long gun, or a stun gun or taser for at least 24 hours after purchase, unless the sale is to a petitioner who is protected by a plenary or interim order of protection (Sec. 5).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Firearm Waiting Period Exemptions

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