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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB1576

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: National Gun Violence Research Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement

Description: To provide for a coordinated national research program to examine the nature, causes, consequences, and prevention of violence and unintended injury and death relating to gun ownership, use, and trafficking, and for other purposes.

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'.

20 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); Joseph Neguse (D); Ro Khanna (D); John Yarmuth (D); Brian Higgins (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 5% (20 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House May 18, 2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Mar 4, 2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
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.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Apr 24 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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