Title: To provide an exception to certain mandatory minimum sentence requirements for a person employed outside the United States by a Federal agency, who uses, carries, or possesses the firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence committed while on-duty with a firearm required to be carried while on-duty.
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Criminal procedure and sentencing: Diplomacy, foreign officials, Americans abroad: Firearms and explosives: Government employee pay, benefits, personnel management: Violent crime
Description: Modifies federal criminal penalties. Specifically, it excludes from certain minimum sentencing requirements a federal employee outside the United States who is required to carry a firearm while on duty and who, while on duty, uses, carries, or possesses the a firearm in a crime of violence.
Session: 116th Congress
Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Last Action Date: March 4, 2019
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1 sponsors: Michael Burgess (R);
Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 0% (1 of 435)
|House||Mar 4, 2019||Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.|
|House||Jan 3, 2019||Introduced in House|
|House||Jan 3, 2019||Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||Jan 12 2019||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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