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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB1560

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Legislation Overview

Title: Resources for Victims of Gun Violence Act of 2021

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Advisory bodies: Congressional oversight: Crime victims: Firearms and explosives: Government information and archives: Government studies and investigations: Violent crime

Description: Establishes the Advisory Council to Support Victims of Gun Violence. Among other things, the advisory council must assess the needs of victims of gun violence and disseminate information about helpful resources.

Session: 117th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: March 3, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/1560/all-info

Companion Bill: SB556

Sponsors

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70 sponsors: Dwight Evans (D); Jake Auchincloss (D); Nanette Barragan (D); Karen Bass (D); Joyce Beatty (D); Don Beyer (D); Earl Blumenauer (D); Lisa Rochester (D); Jamaal Bowman (D); Julia Brownley (D); Cheri Bustos (D); Andre Carson (D); Sean Casten (D); Yvette Clarke (D); Jim Cooper (D); Jim Costa (D); Madeleine Dean (D); Diana DeGette (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Michael Doyle (D); Veronica Escobar (D); Adriano Espaillat (D); Jesus Garcia (D); Al Green (D); Raul Grijalva (D); Alcee Hastings (D); Jahana Hayes (D); Brian Higgins (D); James Himes (D); Steven Horsford (D); Sheila Jackson-Lee (D); Henry Johnson (D); Mondaire Jones (D); Robin Kelly (D); Ro Khanna (D); Daniel Kildee (D); Ann Kirkpatrick (D); Brenda Lawrence (D); Barbara Lee (D); Stephen Lynch (D); Lucy McBath (D); Betty McCollum (D); Donald McEachin (D); James McGovern (D); Gregory Meeks (D); Grace Meng (D); Joseph Morelle (D); Seth Moulton (D); Joseph Neguse (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Mark Pocan (D); Ayanna Pressley (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Lucille Roybal-Allard (D); Mary Gay Scanlon (D); Janice Schakowsky (D); Terri Sewell (D); Albio Sires (D); Adam Smith (D); Jackie Speier (D); Thomas Suozzi (D); Bennie Thompson (D); Rashida Tlaib (D); Lauren Underwood (D); Juan Vargas (D); Marc Veasey (D); Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D); Bonnie Coleman (D); Susan Wild (D); Rebecca Sherrill (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 16% (70 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Mar 3, 2021 Introduced in House
House Mar 3, 2021 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Apr 24 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: Judiciary

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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