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2015 House Bill 4535: Revise pistol purchase detail

Public Act 6 of 2016

Introduced by Rep. Lana Theis (R) on April 29, 2015 To exempt law enforcement officers from the law that prohibits purchasing a pistol from an individual unless a person gets a "purchase permit" from local police. A 2012 law repealed this requirement for pistols bought by civilians from a federally licensed firearms dealer.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on April 29, 2015
Reported in the House on June 16, 2015 With the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Passed 102 to 3 in the House on September 24, 2015.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
(same description)
To exempt law enforcement officers from the law that prohibits purchasing a pistol from an individual unless a person gets a "purchase permit" from local police. A 2012 law repealed this requirement for pistols bought by civilians from a federally licensed firearms dealer.
Received in the Senate on September 29, 2015
Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on September 29, 2015
Reported in the Senate on October 22, 2015 With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Passed 32 to 3 in the Senate on January 21, 2016.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
(same description)
To exempt law enforcement officers from the law that prohibits purchasing a pistol from an individual unless a person gets a "purchase permit" from local police. A 2012 law repealed this requirement for pistols bought by civilians from a federally licensed firearms dealer.
Received in the House on January 21, 2016
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on February 2, 2016

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