Title: Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2021
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Business records: Congressional oversight: Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation: Criminal justice information and records: Criminal procedure and sentencing: Department of Justice: Firearms and explosives: Licensing and registrations: Retail and wholesale trades
Description: Establishes new requirements regarding firearm transfers at gun shows. Specifically, the bill requires the following: a person who operates a gun show must meet certain requirements (e.g., minimum age and registration); and a firearm transfer between private parties at a gun show must be facilitated by a licensed gun dealer, importer, or manufacturer in compliance with certain background check and recordkeeping requirements.
Session: 117th Congress
Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Last Action Date: April 23, 2021
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Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 2% (7 of 435)
|House||Apr 23, 2021||Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.|
|House||Feb 11, 2021||Introduced in House|
|House||Feb 11, 2021||Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||Mar 15 2021||federal link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
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