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Proposed Federal Gun Legislation HB2620

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Lawful Purpose and Self Defense Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Firearms and explosives: Hunting and fishing: Military personnel and dependents: Outdoor recreation: Trade restrictions

Description: Lawful Purpose and Self Defense Act

Session: 115th Congress

Last Action: Referred to House Ways and Means

Last Action Date: May 24, 2017

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'.

50 sponsors: Rob Bishop (R); Steven Palazzo (R); Mo Brooks (R); Doug Lamborn (R); Steve Chabot (R); Jeff Duncan (R); Bob Gibbs (R); Paul Gosar (R); Blaine Luetkemeyer (R); Kristi Noem (R); Mike D. Rogers (R); Thomas Rooney (R); Pete Sessions (R); Jim Jordan (R); Stevan Pearce (R); Lamar Smith (R); Kenny Marchant (R); Keith Rothfus (R); Daniel Webster (R); Bill Johnson (R); Dan Newhouse (R); Chris Collins (R); Luke Messer (R); Mark Meadows (R); Kevin Cramer (R); Mike Kelly (R); Doug Collins (R); Warren Davidson (R); Bruce Westerman (R); Scott Tipton (R); David Roe (R); Richard Hudson (R); Chris Stewart (R); Tom Emmer (R); Doug LaMalfa (R); David Rouzer (R); Mia Love (R); John Ratcliffe (R); Jim Banks (R); Ron DeSantis (R); Bill Flores (R); Paul Cook (R); Ted Budd (R); Tom Cole (R); Brian Babin (R); Larry Bucshon (R); Todd Rokita (R); Brad Wenstrup (R); Thomas Garrett (R); Jason Smith (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 11% (50 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House May 24, 2017 Introduced in House
House May 24, 2017 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
House May 24, 2017 Referred to House Judiciary
House May 24, 2017 Referred to House Ways and Means
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 1 2017 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: Ways And Means


There have not been any votes on this bill

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