Title: No Guns for Abusers Act of 2021
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Administrative law and regulatory procedures: Assault and harassment offenses: Congressional oversight: Crime victims: Department of Justice: Domestic violence and child abuse: Firearms and explosives: Law enforcement administration and funding: State and local government operations: Violent crime
Description: Authorizes the Department of Justice (DOJ) to make grants for states, local governments, and tribal governments to implement procedures to remove firearms from individuals who are charged with or convicted of domestic violence or subject to a domestic violence protective order. The National Institute of Justice must report on best practices for implementing such procedures, and DOJ must submit federal legislative recommendations in accordance with the best practices.
Session: 117th Congress
Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Last Action Date: April 28, 2021
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32 sponsors: Eric Swalwell (D); David Cicilline (D); Lucy McBath (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Earl Blumenauer (D); Anthony Brown (D); Andre Carson (D); Sean Casten (D); Jim Cooper (D); Diana DeGette (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Adriano Espaillat (D); Jesus Garcia (D); Alcee Hastings (D); Jahana Hayes (D); James Himes (D); Robin Kelly (D); Ro Khanna (D); Daniel Kildee (D); Barbara Lee (D); Carolyn Maloney (D); Michael San Nicolas (D); Grace Napolitano (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Chellie Pingree (D); Janice Schakowsky (D); Rebecca Sherrill (D); Thomas Suozzi (D); Lori Trahan (D); Bonnie Coleman (D); Ritchie Torres (D); John Garamendi (D);
Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 7% (32 of 435)
|House||Apr 28, 2021||Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.|
|House||Feb 26, 2021||Introduced in House|
|House||Feb 26, 2021||Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||Apr 8 2021||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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