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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB1518

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

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 Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

Last Action Date: May 18, 2021



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50 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); Blake Moore (R); Matthew Cartwright (D); John Katko (R); Henry Cuellar (D); Mariannette Miller-Meeks (R); David Price (D); Fred Upton (R); Ann Wagner (R); Robert Wittman (R); Stephanie Bice (R); Bryan Steil (R); Tracey Mann (R); Glenn Thompson (R); Cliff Bentz (R); Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R); Adrian Smith (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 11% (50 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House May 18, 2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Mar 2, 2021 Introduced in House
House Mar 2, 2021 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Apr 19 2021 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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