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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB1567

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Police Officers Protecting Children Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement

Description: To allow certain qualified law enforcement officers and retired law enforcement officers to carry a concealed firearm to protect children in a school zone.

Session: 117th Congress

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

Last Action Date: May 18, 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'.

16 sponsors: Vicky Hartzler (R); Ann Wagner (R); Nicole Malliotakis (R); Richard Hudson (R); Ted Budd (R); Stephanie Bice (R); Don Bacon (R); Mike Bost (R); Mario Diaz-Balart (R); Claudia Tenney (R); Chris Stewart (R); Mark Amodei (R); Adrian Smith (R); William Timmons (R); Jeff Van Drew (R); Debbie Lesko (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 4% (16 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House May 18, 2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Mar 3, 2021 Introduced in House
House Mar 3, 2021 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Apr 20 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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