Posted on May 17, 2019 by admin
State Representative Arthur O’Neill (R-69) voted to strengthen state drug laws and make it a felony to sell the synthetic opiate fentanyl in Connecticut.
“Making the sale of fentanyl a felony will be a big step toward eliminating this deadly drug from our communities,” Rep. O’Neill, an introducer of this bill, said. “I’m pleased my colleagues recognize the need to strengthen state drug laws and hold drug dealers accountable.”
According to statistics from the state’s chief medical examiner, fentanyl…
Posted on May 9, 2019 by admin
Referencing his concerns about the language in the underlying legislation, State Representative Arthur O’Neill (R-69) supported three separate pieces of gun-related legislation concerning “ghost guns,” “Ethan’s Law” and safe storage of firearms in motor vehicles.
“I strive to always consider the impacts of each piece of legislation before casting my vote, and while each of these proposals was well-intentioned, I had concerns about the initial language of the bills,” Rep. O’Neill said. “Thankfully,…