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Proposed Federal Gun Legislation HB3249

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Title: Project Safe Neighborhoods Grant Program Authorization Act of 2017

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Crime prevention: Drug trafficking and controlled substances: Firearms and explosives: Human trafficking: Juvenile crime and gang violence: Law enforcement administration and funding: Organized crime: Violent crime

Description: Project Safe Neighborhoods Grant Program Authorization Act of 2017 This bill establishes the Project Safe Neighborhoods Block Grant Program within the Department of Justice's Office of Justice Programs to foster and improve existing partnerships to create safer neighborhoods through sustained reductions in crimes committed by criminal street gangs and transnational organized crime groups.

Session: 115th Congress

Last Action: Message on Senate action sent to the House.

Last Action Date: May 17, 2018

Link: NA

Sponsors

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3 sponsors: Barbara Comstock (R); Peter King (R); Thomas MacArthur (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 1% (3 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate May 17, 2018 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Senate May 16, 2018 S.Amdt.2245 Amendment SA 2245 proposed by Senator McConnell for Senator Cornyn. (consideration: CR S2731-2732; text: CR S2731-2732) In the nature of a substitute.
Senate May 16, 2018 Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S2731-2732)
Senate May 16, 2018 S.Amdt.2245 Amendment SA 2245 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
Senate May 16, 2018 Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.
Senate May 16, 2018 Senate Committee on the Judiciary discharged by Unanimous Consent.
Senate Mar 15, 2018 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
House Mar 14, 2018 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 3249.
House Mar 14, 2018 Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 115-597.
House Mar 14, 2018 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 454.
House Mar 14, 2018 Mr. Issa moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
House Mar 14, 2018 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H1573-1576)
House Mar 14, 2018 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H1573)
House Mar 14, 2018 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
House Nov 2, 2017 Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
House Nov 2, 2017 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
House Aug 17, 2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
House Jul 14, 2017 Introduced in House
House Jul 14, 2017 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Amended May 17 2018 federal link bill text
Engrossed Mar 15 2018 federal link bill text
Introduced Mar 15 2018 federal link bill text
Introduced Jul 22 2017 federal link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
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