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Senate Bill No. S0110 BY Lombardo, Kettle ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO FISH AND WILDLIFE - BIRDS (Legalizes the taking of wild migratory birds by crossbow.)


Senate Bill No. S0187 BY Metts, Goldin, Crowley, Quezada, Calkin ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- WEAPONS (Limits carrying of firearms on school grounds to peace officers.)


Senate Bill No. S0223 BY Goldin, Coyne, Miller, DaPonte, Goodwin ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- WEAPONS (Criminalizes the manufacture, import, possession, purchase, sale or transfer of any ammunition feeding device capable of accepting more than ten (10) rounds known as high capacity magazines.)


Senate Bill No. S0374 BY Archambault, Ruggerio, McCaffrey, Lombardo, Lombardi ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- WEAPONS (Provides the attorney general with the authority to enter into reciprocal agreements with other states concerning carrying of concealed weapons.)


Senate Bill No. S0376 (Attorney General) BY Goodwin ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES - WEAPONS (Includes those persons convicted of an offense punishable as a misdemeanor offense under ยง12-29-2 (domestic violence) to those persons prohibited from possessing a firearm.)


Senate Bill No. S0379 BY Archambault, Ruggerio, McCaffrey, Lombardo, Lombardi ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT - DEPARTMENT OF ATTORNEY GENERAL - GUN CRIMES REPORT (Directs the attorney general to report annually to the general assembly on the incidence and disposition of crimes involving guns.)



Senate Bill No. S0399 BY Archambault, Ruggerio, McCaffrey, Lombardo, Lombardi ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES - WEAPONS (Defines a firearm silencer and permit the use of such a device on any firearm with an overall length of seventeen inches or greater and would permit the use of such a device for lawful hunting activity.)


Senate Bill No. S0403 (Attorney General) BY Miller, Nesselbush ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -WEAPONS (Provides that no person shall knowingly purchase or otherwise obtain a firearm on behalf of or transfer to a person who the transferor knows or reasonably should know is prohibited from possessing or receiving a firearm under federal or state law.)

Senate Bill No. S0404 (Attorney General) BY Miller, Nesselbush ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES - WEAPONS (Makes it unlawful to carry a rifle or shotgun in a vehicle, except under limited circumstances and enhances the penalty to anyone who transfers a firearm as a minor which is then used in a crime of violence.)


Senate Bill No. S0405 BY Metts, Calkin, Quezada, Crowley, Nesselbush ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO COURTS AND CIVIL PROCEDURE--COURTS -- DOMESTIC ASSAULT - PROTECT RHODE ISLAND FAMILIES ACT (Limits access to firearms when an individual is under certain types of domestic restraining orders or protective orders issued or renewed on or after July 1, 2017.)


Senate Bill No. S0412 (Attorney General) BY Goodwin ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- WEAPONS (Defines imitation firearm and makes it unlawful to change or remove certain markings required to be on an imitation firearm.)


Senate Bill No. S0587 (Attorney General) BY Goldin, Miller, Coyne, Metts, Goodwin ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES - WEAPONS (Requires applicants for a license or carry permit for firearms to undergo a national BCI.)


Senate Bill No. S0594 (Attorney General) BY Metts ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES - WEAPONS (Amends the statute for possession of firearms by minors.)


Senate Bill No. S0664 BY Archambault, Lombardo, Lombardi, McCaffrey ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES -- WEAPONS (Makes numerous changes to the procedures regarding the issuance of concealed carry permits, the fees associated with their issuance, and the public records accessible by the public in relating thereto.)


Senate Bill No. S0837 (Environmental Management) BY Ciccone, Doyle, Lombardi ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO FISH AND WILDLIFE - HUNTING AND HUNTING SAFETY (Requires any person who sustains an injury to themselves or causes an injury to another while hunting or trapping to report the injury to the department of environmental management immediately.)


Senate Bill No. S0840 BY Coyne, Seveney, Conley, DiPalma ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES - WEAPONS (Limits the issuances of pistol and revolver carry permits to the office of the attorney general.)