Firearm; if person files petition to restore his right to possess, copy shall be served on attorney. (SB331)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Petition to restore right to possess, etc., firearm; notice to attorney for the Commonwealth.  Provides that if a person files a petition to restore his right to possess or carry a firearm, a copy of the petition shall be served on the attorney for the Commonwealth of the city or county in which the petition is filed. The attorney for the Commonwealth shall be made a party defendant to the proceeding and may file an objection or answer to the petition within 21 days after service. Read the Bill »


01/14/2010: Awaiting a Vote in the Judiciary Committee


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102985D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/2010Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/20/2010Stricken at the request of Patron in Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)