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Pennsylvania introduces a gun registry bill

Discussion in 'Firearm Related' started by Tom396, Mar 13, 2019.

  1. Tom396

    Tom396 .30-06

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  2. CaddmannQ

    CaddmannQ 12g Supporter

    We don't need better registration of firearms. We need better detection of nutty people.

    If you're a goof up a screwball or a ne'r-do-well, we're not allowed to profile you for that.

    Maybe we can train dogs to detect craziness and let them do the profiling. More likely it will be done by computers.

    Now I am normally pretty big on privacy rights but, Google and Amazon already have profiles on almost all of us. Some pretty astute deductions could probably be made from all the data they have collected.

    And I don't have a big problem with using that as long as there's human verification.

    Humans have to be the last link. I don't think we should just have Amazon send a drone out to pick you up or to locate your guns by ground-penetrating radar.
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  3. CaddmannQ

    CaddmannQ 12g Supporter

    Or lake penetrating sonar as the case may be . . . ;)
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  4. carbinemike

    carbinemike Global Moderator Staff Member Global Moderator "Philanthropist"

    Thanks for posting up about PA Tom. Below is a list of the current gun laws that have been put forth this term in Harrisburg. You will see a few pro gun bills. Most are put forth every year, mostly by Philly and Pittsburg liberals. HB 768 that you posted about though is a new one and it had generated more interest than is normal here especially at PAFOA and the the 3%ers with all vowing non compliance should it somehow get through. Also of concern here is our uber liberal governor reportedly attending a Soros funded socialist get together with other like minded traitors. He started as a mid sized county businessman that never ran for office and bought the governors mansion as a small time Obama wannabe. He is in his mandated last term so if he attended that he is probably looking for higher office. Naming him as a VP candidate would probably carry PA for whatever democrat he can leach onto.

    Pennsylvania House of Representatives bills
    HB159- Require universal background checks
    HB162- One handgun purchase per month
    HB165- Self-exclusion for firearms purchases
    HB202- Establishing a Pennsylvania Gun Buyback Program
    HB204- Restricting the sale of toy or imitation firearms
    HB251- Allows firearms transfer during PICS downtime
    HB307- Assault Weapons Ban
    HB326- “No Fly, No Buy”
    HB336- Weapons ban at State Capitol
    HB344- Restricting firearms rentals at shooting ranges
    HB377- Ban sale of police confiscated firearms
    HB378- Makes prohibited person for Involuntary Outpatient Treatment (IOT)
    HB456- Eliminates LTCF fees
    HB459- Speeds up prohibited person reporting to PICS
    HB467- Provides for universal firearms owner licensing and training requirements
    HB480- Specifies disposition of firearms of minors seized by police
    HB532- Safe storage requirements when living with prohibited person
    HB603- Allow waiver of LTCF fees for veterans
    HB618- Exclude safe and gun lock purchases from sales tax
    HB673- Require universal background checks
    HB699- Ban 3-D printing of guns
    HB700- Adds offense for undetectable guns
    HB724- NRA training prior to LTCF
    HB738- ID required for Ammo purchase
    HB768- Firearms Registration

    Pennsylvania State Senate bills
    SB88- Require universal background checks
    SB90- Extreme Risk Protection Order
    SB98- Removes restrictions on carrying firearms during a declared emergency
    SB103- Exclude safe, gun lock, etc. purchases from sales tax
    SB137- Safe storage requirements when living with prohibited person
    SB138- Safe storage requirements for firearms not in use
    SB195- Training requirements for LTCF
    SB197- Criminal liability of gun seller for gun used in crime
    SB198- Adds offenses for prohibited persons
    SB290- Gun registration
    SB292- Assault weapon and magazine ban
    SB293- Extreme Risk Protection Orders
    SB344- Provides for universal firearms owner licensing and training requirements
    SB388- Divestiture of assault weapons manufacturers from State pension assets
    SB394- Imposes felony for false statements during firearms transfer
  5. carbinemike

    carbinemike Global Moderator Staff Member Global Moderator "Philanthropist"

    The PA registration bill covers the following:

    1) apply for a gun registration certificate
    2) passport type photos, all the normal personal information plus anything the state police deem necessary
    3) finger printing
    4) for each gun, every year you pay a $10 non-refundable tax and provide manufacturer, caliber/gauge, model and serial number.
    5) registration is done every year
    6) get a background check for guns you already had a background check (and fee!) for.
    7) a rejection requires a 10 day period to file an appeal or turn your guns over to the state police
    8) they also added a requirement to keep all registered guns unloaded, disassembled or trigger locked unless in use.
    9) all transfers to go through the state police
    10) mandatory theft reporting
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  6. John A.

    John A. I'm "THAT" guy Staff Member Global Moderator Moderator

    Doesn't sound like they actually took the 20 minutes it would take to read the Constitution and Bill of Rights.
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  7. carbinemike

    carbinemike Global Moderator Staff Member Global Moderator "Philanthropist"

    Or our state constitution.
    Article I, section 21 of the Pennsylvania State Constitution states: “The right of the citizens to bear arms in defense of themselves and the State shall not be questioned.”
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  8. John A.

    John A. I'm "THAT" guy Staff Member Global Moderator Moderator

    Well, there you have it.
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  9. meanstreak

    meanstreak .30-06 Supporter

    They know what the constitution and bill of rights says. They don't care. The left wants control and they need a defenseless population to gain that control. Their agenda is not really gun control, it's people control. Absolute, 100%, cradle to grave people control.
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