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SB 1257 - Authorizes Concelead Carry of Firearms in Public Places - Arizona Key Vote

Phil Lovas Co-Sponsored (Introduced) this Legislation.

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Legislation - Concurrence Vote Failed (Senate) (14-14) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (35-23) - (Key vote)
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Title: Authorizes Concelead Carry of Firearms in Public Places

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes an individual to carry a concealed firearm in public buildings.

Highlights:
  • Authorizes an individual with a valid permit to carry a “deadly weapon” on his or her person in a public establishment or at a public event, except in locations including, but not limited to, the following locations (Sec. 1):
    • A “secured facility”;
    • An educational institution; and
    • A state, county, or municipal judicial department.
  • Defines “secured facility” as a building with security measures, including biometric or coded entry or an electronic weapons screening device or security personnel at each entrance (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (18-12) - (Key vote)
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Title: Authorizes Concealed Carry of Firearms in Public Buildings

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes an individual to carry a concealed firearm in public buildings.

Highlights:
  • Authorizes an individual with a valid permit to carry a “deadly weapon” on his or her person in a public establishment or at a public event, except in locations including, but not limited to, the following locations (Sec. 1):
    • A “secured facility”;
    • An educational institution; and
    • A state, county, or municipal judicial department.
  • Defines “secured facility” as a building with security measures, including biometric or coded entry or an electronic weapons screening device or security personnel at each entrance (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Authorizes Concealed Carry of Firearms in Public Buildings

Sponsors

  • Judy Burges (AZ - R) (Out Of Office)
  • David M. Gowan Sr. (AZ - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Gail Griffin (AZ - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John Kavanagh (AZ - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Barbara McGuire (AZ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Steve Montenegro (AZ - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Warren Petersen (AZ - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Steve Smith (AZ - R) (Out Of Office)

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