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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB1116

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Keeping Guns from High-Risk Individuals Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Assault and harassment offenses: Drug trafficking and controlled substances: Firearms and explosives: Violent crime

Description: Expands the categories of persons who are prohibited from receiving or possessing a firearm or ammunition. Specifically, it adds the following new categories of prohibited persons: persons convicted of a crime of violence in the most recent 10-year period; persons under age 25 who have been adjudicated as having committed an offense that would have been a crime of violence if committed by an adult; persons convicted, during a consecutive 3-year period in the most recent 10-year period, of two separate offenses involving drug or alcohol possession or distribution; and persons convicted of stalking.

Session: 116th Congress

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

Last Action Date: March 25, 2019



Note: the first sponsor listed is normally the primary sponsor. If a sponsor's name is a hyperlink you can click on it to 'follow the money'.

25 sponsors: Robin Kelly (D); Janice Schakowsky (D); John Yarmuth (D); Katherine Clark (D); Steve Cohen (D); Tim Ryan (D); Seth Moulton (D); Pramila Jayapal (D); Danny Davis (D); David Cicilline (D); Sheila Jackson-Lee (D); Yvette Clarke (D); Ro Khanna (D); Barbara Lee (D); Carolyn Maloney (D); Jerry McNerney (D); Gwen Moore (D); Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D); Lucille Roybal-Allard (D); Bennie Thompson (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Mike Quigley (D); Brad Sherman (D); Mark Takano (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 6% (25 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Mar 25, 2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Feb 8, 2019 Introduced in House
House Feb 8, 2019 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Feb 22 2019 federal link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time

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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