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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB1361

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Safer Neighborhoods Gun Buyback Act of 2023

Subject: Crime and law enforcement

Description: To authorize the Director of the Bureau of Justice Assistance to make grants to States, units of local government, and gun dealers to conduct gun buyback programs, and for other purposes.

Session: 118th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: March 3, 2023



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'.

23 sponsors: Donald Payne (D); Kweisi Mfume (D); Barbara Lee (D); Bonnie Coleman (D); Nikema Williams (D); Robin Kelly (D); Sydney Kamlager-Dove (D); Andre Carson (D); Jake Auchincloss (D); James Himes (D); Betty McCollum (D); Diana DeGette (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Brian Higgins (D); Joyce Beatty (D); James Clyburn (D); Yvette Clarke (D); Glenn Ivey (D); Luis Correa (D); Jill Tokuda (D); Troy Carter (D); Valerie Foushee (D); Raul Grijalva (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 5% (23 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Mar 3, 2023 Introduced in House
House Mar 3, 2023 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Mar 28 2023 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: Judiciary

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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