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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB1531

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Denying Firearms and Explosives to Dangerous Terrorists Act of 2019

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Administrative remedies: Civil actions and liability: Firearms and explosives: Judicial review and appeals: Licensing and registrations: Terrorism

Description: To increase public safety by permitting the Attorney General to deny the transfer of a firearm or the issuance of firearms or explosives licenses to a known or suspected dangerous terrorist.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

Last Action Date: April 8, 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'.

17 sponsors: Peter King (R); Kathleen Rice (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Thomas Suozzi (D); Stephen Lynch (D); Eric Swalwell (D); Ro Khanna (D); Gil Cisneros (D); Jim Cooper (D); Christopher Smith (R); Betty McCollum (D); Conor Lamb (D); Ann Kuster (D); Michael Doyle (D); Brad Sherman (D); Gerald Connolly (D); Josh Gottheimer (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 4% (17 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Apr 8, 2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Mar 5, 2019 Introduced in House
House Mar 5, 2019 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Mar 21 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: 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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