PRINTER'S NO. 361
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
INTRODUCED BY FARNESE, WASHINGTON, HUGHES, TARTAGLIONE, LEACH AND STACK, FEBRUARY 5, 2013
REFERRED TO JUDICIARY, FEBRUARY 5, 2013
1Amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania
2Consolidated Statutes, in firearms and other dangerous
3articles, further providing for the offense of firearms not
4to be carried without a license.
9§ 6106. Firearms not to be carried without a license.
10(a) Offense defined.--
11(1) Except as provided in paragraph (2), any person who
12carries a firearm in any vehicle or any person who carries a
13firearm concealed on or about his person, except in his place
14of abode or fixed place of business, without a valid and
15lawfully issued license under this chapter commits a felony
16of the third degree[.] and shall, upon conviction, serve a
17mandatory minimum one-year sentence.
1vehicle or any person who carries a firearm concealed on or
2about his person, except in his place of abode or fixed place
3of business, without a valid and lawfully issued license and
4has not committed any other criminal violation commits a
5misdemeanor of the first degree[.] and shall, upon
6conviction, serve a mandatory minimum one-year sentence.
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8Section 2. This act shall take effect in 60 days.