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Proposed Federal Gun Legislation SB159

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Firearms Manufacturers and Dealers Protection Act of 2017

Subject: Finance and financial sector: Banking and financial institutions regulation: Credit and credit markets: Firearms and explosives: Manufacturing: Retail and wholesale trades

Description: Firearms Manufacturers and Dealers Protection Act of 2017 This bill prohibits the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Department of Justice, or any other federal agency from using funds to carry out Operation Choke Point or any other program designed to discourage financial institutions from providing credit to, or processing payments for, dealers and manufacturers of firearms and ammunition.

Session: 115th Congress

Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

Last Action Date: January 17, 2017

Link: NA

Sponsors

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1 sponsors: Marco Rubio (R);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 1% (1 of 100)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Jan 17, 2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Feb 1 2017 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: Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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