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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB1105

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Legislation Overview

Title: Mandatory Minimum Sentence Reform Act

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: Creates an exception to certain mandatory minimum sentencing requirements. Current law prohibits and imposes a mandatory minimum sentence for using, carrying, or possessing a firearm during a crime of violence. excludes from the mandatory minimum sentencing requirement 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 firearm during a crime of violence.

Session: 117th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

Last Action Date: April 28, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/1105/all-info

Sponsors

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3 sponsors: Michael Burgess (R); Louie Gohmert (R); Paul Gosar (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 1% (3 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Apr 28, 2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Feb 18, 2021 Introduced in House
House Feb 18, 2021 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Mar 16 2021 federal link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee

Chamber: H

Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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