Title: Lori Jackson Domestic Violence Survivor Protection Act
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Assault and harassment offenses: Domestic violence and child abuse: Evidence and witnesses: Firearms and explosives
Description: Lori Jackson Domestic Violence Survivor Protection Act This bill amends the federal criminal code to modify the prohibition on firearm sale or transfer to or purchase or possession by an individual who is subject to a court order that restrains the individual from harassing, stalking, or threatening an intimate partner or child of an intimate partner. Specifically, the bill revises the elements of a qualifying court order. It also broadens the definition of "intimate partner" to include a dating partner or former dating partner.
Session: 115th Congress
Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
Last Action Date: November 17, 2017
Companion Bill: SB2044
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18 sponsors: James Himes (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D); Norma Torres (D); Luis Gutierrez (D); Alcee Hastings (D); Gwen Moore (D); Eliot Engel (D); Frank Pallone (D); Jerrold Nadler (D); Steve Cohen (D); Bill Foster (D); Sheila Jackson-Lee (D); Thomas Suozzi (D); Gregory Meeks (D); Yvette Clarke (D); Brian Higgins (D); Nita Lowey (D);
Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 4% (18 of 435)
|House||Nov 17, 2017||Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.|
|House||Oct 31, 2017||Introduced in House|
|House||Oct 31, 2017||Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||Nov 4 2017||federal link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations
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