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2014 Senate Bill 964: Expand air gun exemption from firearm laws
Introduced by Sen. Phil Pavlov (R) on June 2, 2014 To revise the definition of “firearm” to exclude an air, gas or spring powered gun that fires a projectile larger than .177 caliber, or does not "expel a projectile by action of an explosive".   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on June 2, 2014
Reported in the Senate on July 16, 2014 With the recommendation that the substitute (S-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Passed 38 to 0 in the Senate on September 24, 2014 (same description)
To revise the definition of “firearm” to exclude an air, gas or spring powered gun that fires a projectile larger than .177 caliber, or does not "expel a projectile by action of an explosive".
Received in the House on September 24, 2014
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on September 24, 2014
Reported in the House on December 4, 2014 Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Passed 100 to 6 in the House on December 11, 2014 (same description)
To revise the definition of “firearm” to exclude an air, gas or spring powered gun that fires a projectile larger than .177 caliber, or does not "expel a projectile by action of an explosive".
Vetoed by Gov. Rick Snyder on December 29, 2014

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