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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB1297

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Law Enforcement Protection Act of 2019

Subject: Taxation: Firearms and explosives: Law enforcement officers: Sales and excise taxes: Transfer and inheritance taxes

Description: Includes armor-piercing, concealable weapons in the definition of firearm under the National Firearms Act.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Last Action Date: February 15, 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'.

31 sponsors: Val Demings (D); Theodore Deutch (D); Robin Kelly (D); Sheila Jackson-Lee (D); Raja Krishnamoorthi (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Eric Swalwell (D); Henry Johnson (D); Steve Cohen (D); Ed Case (D); Brendan Boyle (D); Darren Soto (D); Alcee Hastings (D); Barbara Lee (D); Raul Grijalva (D); Eliot Engel (D); Janice Schakowsky (D); Bobby Rush (D); Michael Doyle (D); David Cicilline (D); Abigail Spanberger (D); Zoe Lofgren (D); Ro Khanna (D); Andre Carson (D); James McGovern (D); Tim Ryan (D); Bennie Thompson (D); Danny Davis (D); Debra Haaland (D); Thomas Suozzi (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 7% (31 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Feb 15, 2019 Introduced in House
House Feb 15, 2019 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Mar 2 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: Ways And Means

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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