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Proposed Federal Gun Legislation HB2612

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: To authorize the appropriation of funds to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for conducting or supporting research on firearms safety or gun violence prevention.

Subject: Accidents: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Crime prevention: Department of Health and Human Services: Executive agency funding and structure: Firearms and explosives: Health programs administration and funding: Medical research: Research administration and funding: Violent crime: Health

Description: To authorize the appropriation of funds to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for conducting or supporting research on firearms safety or gun violence prevention. This bill authorizes FY2016-FY2021 appropriations for the Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention to conduct or support research on firearms safety or gun violence prevention.

Session: 114th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Last Action Date: June 5, 2015

Link: NA

Companion Bill: SB1473

Sponsors

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38 sponsors: Carolyn Maloney (D); Jim McDermott (D); Raul Grijalva (D); Chris Van Hollen (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Katherine Clark (D); Stephen Lynch (D); Niki Tsongas (D); David Cicilline (D); Robin Kelly (D); Elizabeth Esty (D); Earl Blumenauer (D); Charles Rangel (D); Jerrold Nadler (D); Elijah Cummings (D); James Himes (D); Sander Levin (D); James McGovern (D); Betty McCollum (D); Mike Quigley (D); Brendan Boyle (D); William Keating (D); Ed Perlmutter (D); Adam Schiff (D); Anna Eshoo (D); Doris Matsui (D); Suzanne Bonamici (D); Ami Bera (D); Steve Israel (D); Tony Cardenas (D); John Conyers (D); Brenda Lawrence (D); Jackie Speier (D); Barbara Lee (D); Tammy Duckworth (D); Gregory Meeks (D); Cheri Bustos (D); Steve Cohen (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 9% (38 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Jun 5, 2015 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
House Jun 2, 2015 Introduced in House
House Jun 2, 2015 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E815)
House Jun 2, 2015 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 4 2015 federal link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee
Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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