Senate Judiciary Committee
Tuesday, December 14, 2021 | 11:30 a.m.
East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-A
A public hearing for the purpose of consideration of the nominations of Marsha Grayson, Esquire, reappointment to the Board of Pardons, and Marie Veon, Esquire, for the Court of Common Pleas for Venango County. The Committee will also hold a voting meeting on House Bill 979.
- Marsha Grayson, Esquire, appointee to the Board of Pardons.
- Marie Veon, Esquire, appointee for the Court of Common Pleas, Venango County.
HB 979 (Dowling), Amends Title 18 of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes to provide that a person adversely impacted by a local regulation of firearms or ammunition, where the local regulation was promulgated or enforced in violation of state law, may seek specified relief or damages attributable to the local regulation. Amends Title 53 of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes to confirm that the laws of the Commonwealth regulating firearms or ammunition preempt and supersede any local regulation of firearms or ammunition.