HB 768: The Firearms Registration Act

HB 768: The Firearms Registration Act

On March 8, 2019, Pennsylvania’s House of Representatives introduced House Bill 768. This Bill, if passed, would be titled the Firearms Registration Act. This Act would require all Pennsylvanian’s who possess firearms to register those firearms with the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP). Antique firearms would be excluded, along with firearms possessed for sale by Federal… Read more

If I have a valid Pennsylvania license to carry a firearm Can I carry a loaded firearm on my ATV or Snowmobile in Pennsylvania?

If I have a valid Pennsylvania license to carry a firearm Can I carry a loaded firearm on my ATV or Snowmobile in Pennsylvania?

If I have a valid Pennsylvania License to Carry a Firearm (LTCF), may I legally carry a loaded firearm on my ATV or Snowmobile in Pennsylvania for self-defense purposes? By Katy McShane, Esquire   At first glance, it may seem like this is a quick post in that the answer is: “no.” This would be… Read more

The National Reciprocity Bill and Pennsylvania Impact

The National Reciprocity Bill and Pennsylvania Impact

How the Proposed National Reciprocity Bill will Impact Pennsylvania Law Abiding Gun Owners By: Gil Ambler Edited: Justin McShane and Katy McShane [Editor’s note: as of the date of this post, the National Handgun Reciprocity Bill of 2017 has been proposed. You can read it’s text here: as with all proposed bills, they are subject to amendment and change. It will be very likely that a great deal of poison pill amendments will be added by those who are anti-gun. So, stay tuned.]