THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
INTRODUCED BY JOSEPHS, BISHOP, WAGNER, V. BROWN, COHEN, M. O'BRIEN, BRIGGS, SANTARSIERO, PASHINSKI, PARKER AND JOHNSON, APRIL 7, 2011
REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY, APRIL 7, 2011
Amending Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) of the Pennsylvania
Consolidated Statutes, further providing for firearms not to
be carried without a license.
The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
hereby enacts as follows:
Section 1. Section 6106(b)(15) of Title 18 of the
Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes is amended to read:
§ 6106. Firearms not to be carried without a license.
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(b) Exceptions.--The provisions of subsection (a) shall not
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(15) Any person, except a resident of this Commonwealth,
who possesses a valid and lawfully issued license or permit
to carry a firearm which has been issued under the laws of
another state, regardless of whether a reciprocity agreement
exists between the Commonwealth and the state under section
(i) The state provides a reciprocal privilege for
individuals licensed to carry firearms under section
(ii) The Attorney General has determined that the
firearm laws of the state are similar to the firearm laws
of this Commonwealth.
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Section 2. This act shall take effect in 60 days.