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Red Bills remove rights and add restrictions, Green Bills are positive to the rights of firearm owners.

House Bill No. 7093 BY Fellela, Carnevale, Costa, Ucci ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES — WEAPONS (Provides for automatic renewal of a gun permit or license.)

House Bill No. 7103 BY Fellela, Carnevale, Costa, Ucci ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION – SALES AND USE TAXES – LIABILITY AND COMPUTATION (Exempts from sales and use taxes devices designed for purpose of safe firearms storage.)

House Bill No. 7199 BY Regunberg, Carson, Ajello, Handy, Almeida 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.)

House Bill No. 7243 BY Ajello, Tanzi, Handy, Amore, Almeida ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES – WEAPONS (Provides that only peace officers and persons approved by the school authorities for the purposes of educational instruction officers may carry firearms or other weapons on school grounds.)

House Bill No. 7244 BY Filippi, Carnevale, Casey, Chippendale, Reilly 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.)

House Bill No. 7283 BY Amore, Lombardi, Ajello, Regunberg, Blazejewski ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES – WEAPONS (Prohibits any person convicted of a misdemeanor offense under ยง12-29-2 (a crime involving domestic violence) from purchasing, owning, transporting, carrying, or possessing any firearm.)

House Bill No. 7332 BY Casey, Chippendale, Keable, Newberry, Solomon ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES – WEAPONS (Deletes unnecessary language with regard to the destruction of application records for the purchase of a rifle or shotgun, if an applicant is not otherwise disqualified under any other applicable provision of the general laws.)

House Bill No. 7390 BY Lima, Carnevale, Corvese, Chippendale, Costa ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES — WEAPONS (Requires timely review of any application for a permit to carry a concealed pistol and allows judicial review of adverse administrative decisions regarding such applications. It would also codify applications to the attorney general.)

House Bill No. 7460 BY Corvese, Carnevale, Lima, Nardolillo, Chippendale ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO FISH AND WILDLIFE – BIRDS (Legalizes the taking of wild migratory birds by crossbow.)

House Bill No. 7575 BY Tanzi, Fogarty, Carson, Ruggiero, Maldonado ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES — WEAPONS–THE PROTECT RHODE ISLAND FAMILIES ACT (Requires the surrender of firearms to law enforcement agencies after conviction of certain domestic violence offenses.)

House Bill No. 7541 BY Ucci, Chippendale, Nardolillo, Price, Corvese ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES — WEAPONS (Allows individuals with concealed carry permits issued by Massachusetts, Connecticut and any other state with a live fire requirement to carry concealed firearms within this state.)

House Bill No. 7535 (Attorney General) BY Diaz, Slater, Hull, Maldonado, Abney ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES – WEAPONS (Criminalizes the mere possession of a firearm by a minor, but would provide for limited exceptions while the minor is in the presence of a qualified adult or participating in certain competitive or ceremonial events.)