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Proposed Federal Gun Legislation SB834

  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: Health: 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

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.

Session: 115th Congress

Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

Last Action Date: April 5, 2017

Link: NA

Sponsors

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27 sponsors: Edward Markey (D); Charles Schumer (D); Kirsten Gillibrand (D); Richard Durbin (D); Sheldon Whitehouse (D); Jack Reed (D); Richard Blumenthal (D); Elizabeth Warren (D); Tammy Duckworth (D); Robert Casey (D); Patty Murray (D); Ron Wyden (D); Christopher Murphy (D); Tim Kaine (D); Bernard Sanders (I); Brian Schatz (D); Mazie Hirono (D); Tammy Baldwin (D); Sherrod Brown (D); Thomas Carper (D); Chris Van Hollen (D); Benjamin Cardin (D); Christopher Coons (D); Cory Booker (D); Kamala Harris (D); Robert Menendez (D); Dianne Feinstein (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 6% (27 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Apr 5, 2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Apr 17 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: Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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