Arizona Legislative Report card

Key state-level legislation:


HB 2287 - would revise the culpable mental state for the unlawful discharge of a firearm from “criminal negligence” to “intentionally, knowingly or recklessly.”

HB 2535 - repeals current Department of Child Safety rules requiring foster parents to store their firearms in a locked storage container

SB 1519 - School safety; protective orders;


SB 1122 - prevents universal background checks on the private transfer of firearms

SB 1243 -  repeal laws that allow government agencies to declare their buildings to be gun-free zones

  • Columns contain the legislation we graded during the legislative session.Graded actions include (s)ponsorship, (c)ommittee vote, (p)assage, (a)mendments
  • Grades on selected legislation are scored as 1 (positive action), -1 (negative action), or 0 (abstention)
  • "Score" is an aggregate of all actions
  • "Rating" is an average of actions taken