Title: Defending Veterans’ Second Amendment Rights Act
Subject: Armed forces and national security: Criminal justice information and records: Disability and paralysis: Firearms and explosives: Government information and archives: Military personnel and dependents
Description: Prohibits the Department of Veterans Affairs from transmitting personally identifiable information of veterans or their beneficiaries to the national instant criminal background check system utilized by licensed importers or dealers of firearms solely on the basis that a veteran has a service-connected disability.
Session: 117th Congress
Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
Last Action Date: April 28, 2021
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12 sponsors: Chip Roy (R); Mike Bost (R); Marjorie Greene (R); Robert Good (R); Lauren Boebert (R); Mo Brooks (R); Matt Rosendale (R); Tom Tiffany (R); Andrew Clyde (R); Eric Crawford (R); Morgan Griffith (R); Mariannette Miller-Meeks (R);
Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 3% (12 of 435)
|House||Apr 28, 2021||Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.|
|House||Mar 10, 2021||Introduced in House|
|House||Mar 10, 2021||Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.|
|Introduced||Apr 28 2021||federal link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
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