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2013 Senate Bill 60: Revise gun dealer reference

Public Act 3 of 2013

  1. Introduced by Sen. Michael Green (R) on January 16, 2013, to make a technical change to a statutory reference to federal firearms dealers. Reportedly this is necessary because under current state law, many licensed firearms dealers could be considered in violation every time they sell a pistol.
    • Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on January 16, 2013.
      • Reported in the Senate on January 24, 2013, with the recommendation that the substitute (S-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
    • Substitute offered in the Senate on January 24, 2013. The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on January 24, 2013.
  2. Passed 31 to 5 in the Senate on January 24, 2013.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the House on January 24, 2013.
    • Referred to the House Natural Resources Committee on January 24, 2013.
      • Reported in the House on February 12, 2013, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  4. Passed 75 to 34 in the House on February 21, 2013, to make a technical change to a statutory reference to federal firearms dealers. Reportedly this is necessary because under current state law, many licensed firearms dealers could be considered in violation every time they sell a pistol.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  5. Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on March 12, 2013.

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