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Proposed Federal Gun Legislation SB1473

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: A bill 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: A bill 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: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Last Action Date: June 2, 2015

Link: NA

Companion Bill: HB2612

Sponsors

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20 sponsors: Edward Markey (D); Brian Schatz (D); Richard Blumenthal (D); Elizabeth Warren (D); Charles Schumer (D); Richard Durbin (D); Christopher Murphy (D); Kirsten Gillibrand (D); Sheldon Whitehouse (D); Mazie Hirono (D); Patty Murray (D); Barbara Boxer (D); Ron Wyden (D); Benjamin Cardin (D); Jack Reed (D); Tammy Baldwin (D); Tim Kaine (D); Debbie Stabenow (D); Bernard Sanders (I); Robert Casey (D);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 20% (20 of 100)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Jun 2, 2015 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 3 2015 federal link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee

Chamber: S

Committee Name: Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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