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Proposed Federal Gun Legislation HB224

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: To require the Surgeon General of the Public Health Service to submit to Congress an annual report on the effects of gun violence on public health.

Subject: Congressional oversight: Emergency medical services and trauma care: Firearms and explosives: Government studies and investigations: Health information and medical records: Violent crime: Health

Description: Requires the Surgeon General of the Public Health Service to report annually to Congress on the effects of gun violence on public health and the status of actions taken to address those effects.

Session: 114th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Last Action Date: January 9, 2015

Link: NA


Note: the first sponsor listed is normally the primary sponsor. If a sponsor's name is a hyperlink you can click on it to 'follow the money'.

64 sponsors: Robin Kelly; Alma Adams; Joyce Beatty; Earl Blumenauer; Suzanne Bonamici; Lois Capps; Andre Carson; David Cicilline; Katherine Clark; Yvette Clarke; Steve Cohen; John Conyers; Elijah Cummings; Danny Davis; Diana DeGette; John Delaney; Rosa DeLauro; Theodore Deutch; Tammy Duckworth; Donna Edwards; Keith Ellison; Elizabeth Esty; Sam Farr; Lois Frankel; Marcia Fudge; Ruben Gallego; Alan Grayson; Raul Grijalva; Luis Gutierrez; Alcee Hastings; Michael Honda; Sheila Jackson-Lee; Hakeem Jeffries; Eddie Johnson; Brenda Lawrence; Barbara Lee; John Lewis; Alan Lowenthal; Carolyn Maloney; Doris Matsui; James McGovern; Gregory Meeks; Gwen Moore; Jerrold Nadler; Grace Napolitano; Eleanor Norton; Bill Pascrell; Stacey Plaskett; David Price; Mike Quigley; Charles Rangel; Cedric Richmond; Lucille Roybal-Allard; Bobby Rush; Janice Schakowsky; David Scott; Louise Slaughter; Jackie Speier; Paul Tonko; Chris Van Hollen; Nydia Velazquez; Maxine Waters; Bonnie Coleman; John Yarmuth;

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 15% (64 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Jan 9, 2015 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
House Jan 8, 2015 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jan 15 2015 federal link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time

Chamber: H

Committee Name: Energy And Commerce


There have not been any votes on this bill

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