Current Proposed Legislation in Rhode Island

 

Condition: {Session Year: 2013} {Category: Firearms}

 
Senate Bill No. 425
(Attorney General)
BY  Metts, Jabour
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- WEAPONS (would make unlawful the possession of a firearm by a minor. This act would further provide for limited exceptions while the minor is in the presence of a qualified adult or participating in certain competitive or ceremonial events.)
{LC1307/1}
02/26/2013 Introduced, referred to Senate Judiciary


 
Senate Resolution No. 782
Resolution 135
BY  Satchell, Gallo, Walaska, O`Neill, Crowley
ENTITLED, SENATE RESOLUTION CELEBRATING THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FOUNDING OF THE TOWN OF WEST WARWICK
{LC2129/1}
03/14/2013 Recommended for Immediate Consideration
03/14/2013 Senate read and passed


 
Senate Bill No. 859
(Governor)
BY  Miller, Nesselbush, Goldin, Jabour
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- GUN CONTROL AND SAFE FIREARMS ACT (would impose restrictions on the manufacture, transfer and possession of certain semiautomatic assault weapons. It would ban large capacity ammunition feed devices.)
{LC2370/1}
04/11/2013 Introduced, referred to Senate Judiciary


 
Senate Bill No. 860
(Governor)
BY  Satchell, Archambault, Raptakis, Lombardi, Lombardo
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- FIREARM VIOLATIONS (would increase the criminal penalties for carrying a stolen firearm while committing a violent crime, and would add a new section to the general laws relating to the possession of a stolen firearm.)
{LC2366/1}
04/11/2013 Introduced, referred to Senate Judiciary


 
Senate Bill No. 861
(Governor)
BY  Nesselbush, Sosnowski, Cool Rumsey, Archambault, Lombardi
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE, DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES AND HOSPITALS -- RELIEF FROM DISQUALIFIERS BOARD (would create the relief from disqualifier board which would hear petitions from person seeking relief from a federal firearms disability.)
{LC2369/1}
04/11/2013 Introduced, referred to Senate Judiciary


 
Senate Resolution No. 862
(Governor)
BY  Cool Rumsey, Goldin, Walaska, Archambault, Lombardi
ENTITLED, JOINT RESOLUTION CREATING A BEHAVIORAL HEALTH AND FIREARMS SAFETY TASK FORCE TO REVIEW, AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR, STATUTES RELATING TO FIREARMS AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH ISSUES
{LC2368/1}
04/11/2013 Introduced, referred to Senate Judiciary


 
Senate Resolution No. 863
(Governor)
BY  McCaffrey, Jabour, Walaska
ENTITLED, JOINT RESOLUTION CREATING A TASK FORCE ON FIREARMS STATUTES TO REVIEW, AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR, REVISING THE STATUTORY FRAMEWORK RELATING TO FIREARMS
{LC2367/1}
04/11/2013 Introduced, referred to Senate Judiciary


 
Senate Bill No. 864
(Attorney General)
BY  Miller, Nesselbush, Goldin, Jabour, Satchell
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES - WEAPONS (would make a number of changes to the statutes relating to the sale and possession of weapons and to the penalties for violating the same.)
{LC2364/1}
04/11/2013 Introduced, referred to Senate Judiciary


 
Senate Bill No. 865
(Attorney General)
BY  Goldin, Conley, Nesselbush
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- WEAPONS (would require any person requesting a license or permit to carry a pistol or revolver upon his/her person to undergo a national criminal records check and would limit those authorized to issue said license or permit to the office of attorney general)
{LC2365/1}
04/11/2013 Introduced, referred to Senate Judiciary


 
House Bill No. 5208
BY  Diaz, Slater, Ajello, Cimini, Valencia
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- POSSESSION OF FIREARMS BY MINORS (would deem the possession of any firearm by a minor unlawful unless the minor holds a proper permit and unless the minor is in the presence of a parent or guardian or supervising adult at all times)
{LC280/1}
01/30/2013 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary


 
House Bill No. 5286
(Attorney General)
BY  Craven, O`Neill, Lombardi, Marshall, O'Brien
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES (make it unlawful for any person to receive, transport or possess any firearm which has had any maker, model, manufacturer's number or other mark of id removed, altered, or obliterated, except for antique/collectible weapons legally possessed by collectors)
{LC953/1}
02/06/2013 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary


 
House Bill No. 5573
BY  Finn, Ajello, Cimini, Blazejewski
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES - WEAPONS (would require possessors of firearms to register those firearms with their local licensing authority, require that information provided in support of firearms applications be retained and maintained rather than destroyed)
{LC1221/1}
02/14/2013 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary


 
House Bill No. 5659
BY  MacBeth, McLaughlin, Marshall, McNamara
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- WEAPONS (would prohibit the possession of knives of any length on school grounds.)
{LC1347/1}
02/27/2013 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary
03/29/2013 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (04/02/2013)
04/02/2013 Committee recommended measure be held for further study


 
House Bill No. 5686
BY  Chippendale, Costa, Nunes, Bennett, Jacquard
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- WEAPONS (would provide for the destruction of the application records for the purchase of a rifle or shotgun, if an applicant is disqualified under the applicable provisions of the general laws)
{LC1327/1}
02/27/2013 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary


 
House Bill No. 5687
BY  Chippendale, Costa, Nunes, Bennett, Jacquard
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES - WEAPONS (would make changes to the records kept in association with applications to carry firearms)
{LC1325/1}
02/27/2013 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary


 
House Bill No. 5955
BY  Fellela, Ucci, Carnevale, Costantino
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION (would exempt from sales and use taxes containers and storage containers designed for the purpose of safely storing firearms)
{LC2022/1}
04/03/2013 Introduced, referred to House Finance


 
House Bill No. 5990
(Governor)
BY  Almeida, Blazejewski, Finn, Coderre, Naughton
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- GUN CONTROL AND SAFE FIREARMS ACT
{LC2239/1}
04/11/2013 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary


 
House Bill No. 5991
(Governor)
BY  Abney, Blazejewski, Ferri, Naughton, Coderre
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- FIREARM VIOLATIONS
{LC2270/1}
04/11/2013 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary


 
House Resolution No. 5992
(Governor)
BY  Ruggiero, Gallison, Martin, Coderre, McNamara
ENTITLED, JOINT RESOLUTION CREATING A BEHAVIORAL HEALTH AND FIREARMS SAFETY TASK FORCE TO REVIEW, AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR, STATUTES RELATING TO FIREARMS AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH ISSUES
{LC2272/1}
04/11/2013 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary


 
House Bill No. 5993
(Attorney General)
BY  Valencia, Ajello, Handy, Finn, Messier
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- WEAPONS
{LC2196/1}
04/11/2013 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary


 
House Bill No. 5994
(Attorney General)
BY  Amore, Abney, Blazejewski, Finn, Williams
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES - WEAPONS
{LC2195/1}
04/11/2013 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary


 
House Resolution No. 5995
(Governor)
BY  Tanzi, Cimini, Coderre, Canario, Finn
ENTITLED, JOINT RESOLUTION CREATING A TASK FORCE ON FIREARMS STATUTES TO REVIEW, AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR, REVISING THE STATUTORY FRAMEWORK RELATING TO FIREARMS
{LC2271/1}
04/11/2013 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary


 
House Bill No. 5996
(Governor)
BY  Coderre, Naughton, Blazejewski, Ferri, Ucci
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE, DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES AND HOSPITALS -- RELIEF FROM DISQUALIFIERS BOARD
{LC2273/1}
04/11/2013 Introduced, referred to House Judiciary