Update January 15, 2021: Due to the current crack down on conservative websites by 'big tech' we have removed all Google Adsense ads from this site. If you would like to help us offset this loss of income please click here to donate.

toggle menu

Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB1576

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: National Gun Violence Research Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Advisory bodies: Business records: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Crime prevention: Criminal justice information and records: Department of Commerce: Department of Health and Human Services: Firearms and explosives: Government studies and investigations: Health promotion and preventive care: Higher education: Intergovernmental relations: Licensing and registrations: Medical research: National Institutes of Health (NIH): National Science Foundation: Product safety and quality: Research administration and funding: Violent crime

Description: Promotes gun violence research, including by removing limitations on the use of firearms tracing data by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives; permitting funds made available to the Department of Health and Human Services to be used for gun violence research; establishing the National Gun Violence Research Program to promote gun violence research; and authorizing various competitive grants to support research into the nature, causes, consequences, and prevention of gun violence.

Session: 117th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Science, Space, and Technology, and 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.

Last Action Date: March 3, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/1576/all-info

Sponsors

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: Eddie Johnson (D); Bill Foster (D); Ed Perlmutter (D); Haley Stevens (D); Brad Sherman (D); Daniel Kildee (D); Deborah Ross (D); Paul Tonko (D); Joyce Beatty (D); Sean Casten (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Jahana Hayes (D); Val Demings (D); Dwight Evans (D); Jake Auchincloss (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D);

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

History
Chamber Date Action
House Mar 3, 2021 Introduced in House
House Mar 3, 2021 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E201-202)
House Mar 3, 2021 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Science, Space, and Technology, and 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 the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Science, Space, and Technology, and 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 the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Science, Space, and Technology, and 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 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

Discuss this bill and other firearm related topics in our brand new discussion forum

Comments On This Bill

We want you to speak your mind but please keep your comments 'family friendly'.