Title: 21st Century NICS Act
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Criminal justice information and records: Firearms and explosives: Government information and archives
Description: Modifies procedures for conducting firearms-related background checks through the national instant criminal background check system (NICS). Specifically, it permits the NICS to query an additional database—the National Data Exchange—as part of a firearm-related background check.
Session: 117th Congress
Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Last Action Date: March 2, 2021
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'.
34 sponsors: Tom Rice (R); Nancy Mace (R); Vicente Gonzalez (D); Ron Kind (D); William Timmons (R); Steve Cohen (D); Anthony Gonzalez (R); Peter Meijer (R); Bob Gibbs (R); John Rutherford (R); Mike D. Rogers (R); Don Bacon (R); Garland Barr (R); Glenn Grothman (R); Garret Graves (R); Claudia Tenney (R); Nicole Malliotakis (R); Debbie Lesko (R); French Hill (R); Joe Wilson (R); John Moolenaar (R); Austin Scott (R); Dan Crenshaw (R); Richard Hudson (R); Carlos Gimenez (R); Pete Stauber (R); Conor Lamb (D); Gus Bilirakis (R); Mike Gallagher (R); Mario Diaz-Balart (R); Tim Walberg (R); Young Kim (R); Drew Ferguson (R); Steve Stivers (R);
Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 8% (34 of 435)
|House||Mar 2, 2021||Introduced in House|
|House||Mar 2, 2021||Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||Apr 19 2021||federal link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Judiciary
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