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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB1534

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Legislation Overview

Title: Protecting the Right to Keep and Bear Arms Act of 2021

Subject: Emergency management: Disaster relief and insurance: Emergency medical services and trauma care: Firearms and explosives: Infectious and parasitic diseases: Manufacturing: Presidents and presidential powers, Vice Presidents: Retail and wholesale trades: War and emergency powers

Description: Prohibits (1) the President or the Department of Health and Human Services from declaring emergencies or disasters for the purpose of imposing gun control; and (2) a federal officer or employee, or person operating under color of federal law, from banning the manufacture, sale, or transfer of firearms or ammunition while acting in support of relief from a major disaster or emergency.

Session: 117th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Last Action Date: March 4, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/1534/all-info

Companion Bill: SB1916

Sponsors

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80 sponsors: Michael Cloud (R); Ted Budd (R); Scott Perry (R); Dan Meuser (R); Jeff Duncan (R); Ralph Norman (R); Brian Babin (R); Jody Hice (R); Michael Guest (R); Eric Crawford (R); Chip Roy (R); Michael McCaul (R); Paul Gosar (R); Scott DesJarlais (R); Steve Womack (R); Yvette Herrell (R); Lauren Boebert (R); Bob Gibbs (R); Matt Rosendale (R); Tom McClintock (R); Elise Stefanik (R); John Rutherford (R); Ben Cline (R); Warren Davidson (R); Gary Palmer (R); Thomas Massie (R); Mike Gallagher (R); Burgess Owens (R); Marjorie Greene (R); Ken Buck (R); Louie Gohmert (R); David Kustoff (R); Chris Stewart (R); Mary Miller (R); Andrew Clyde (R); James Hagedorn (R); Jim Jordan (R); Alexander Mooney (R); Peter Meijer (R); Clay Higgins (R); Claudia Tenney (R); Mo Brooks (R); Randy Weber (R); Nicholas Taylor (R); Tom Rice (R); James Comer (R); Debbie Lesko (R); Patrick Fallon (R); Fred Keller (R); Mike D. Rogers (R); Ashley Hinson (R); Jacob Laturner (R); Mark Green (R); Tom Emmer (R); Bill Posey (R); Ronny Jackson (R); Elizabeth Van Duyne (R); Mike Johnson (R); Robert Good (R); Kat Cammack (R); Roger Williams (R); Trent Kelly (R); Greg Steube (R); Andy Biggs (R); Bryan Steil (R); Julia Letlow (R); Dan Bishop (R); Doug Lamborn (R); Diana Harshbarger (R); Earl Carter (R); Andy Harris (R); David Schweikert (R); Liz Cheney (R); John Rose (R); Pete Sessions (R); Jody Arrington (R); John Carter (R); Lance Gooden (R); August Pfluger (R); Robert Aderholt (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 18% (80 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Mar 4, 2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management.
House Mar 4, 2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
House Mar 3, 2021 Introduced in House
House Mar 3, 2021 Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
House Mar 3, 2021 Referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Apr 19 2021 federal link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee

Chamber: H

Committee Name: Subcommittee on Health

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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