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Proposed Federal Gun Legislation HB49

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Accidental Firearms Transfers Reporting Act of 2019

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Congressional oversight: Criminal justice information and records: Firearms and explosives

Description: Accidental Firearms Transfers Reporting Act of 2019 This bill requires the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to report to Congress on the number of firearm transfers where (1) a licensed gun dealer submits a background check through the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS), (2) NICS fails to respond within three business days, and (3) the licensed gun dealer completes the transfer. The FBI must also report on the procedures followed once the transferee is discovered to be ineligible.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 3, 2019

Link: NA

Sponsors

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1 sponsors: Sheila Jackson-Lee (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 0% (1 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Jan 3, 2019 Introduced in House
House Jan 3, 2019 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jan 9 2019 federal link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee

Chamber: H

Committee Name: Judiciary

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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