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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB1642

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Prosecuting Gun Crimes Saves Lives Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Congressional oversight: Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation: Criminal justice information and records: Criminal procedure and sentencing: Employee hiring: Firearms and explosives: Intergovernmental relations: Law enforcement administration and funding: Law enforcement officers: Lawyers and legal services: Retail and wholesale trades: Smuggling and trafficking: State and local government operations

Description: Establishes requirements and authorities for the Department of Justice to take certain actions to address the illegal purchase and possession of firearms, including by authorizing grants and establishing task forces to increase investigations and prosecutions of relevant offenses.

Session: 117th Congress

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

Last Action Date: May 18, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/1642/all-info

Sponsors

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2 sponsors: Nicole Malliotakis (R); Don Bacon (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 0% (2 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House May 18, 2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Mar 8, 2021 Introduced in House
House Mar 8, 2021 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced May 5 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 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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