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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB1906

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Protecting Domestic Violence and Stalking Victims Act of 2021

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Assault and harassment offenses: Child safety and welfare: Crime prevention: Crime victims: Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation: Criminal procedure and sentencing: Domestic violence and child abuse: Firearms and explosives: Lawyers and legal services: Marriage and family status

Description: To amend title 18, United States Code to prohibit persons convicted of misdemeanor crimes against dating partners and persons subject to protection orders from possessing firearms, 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

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/1906/all-info

Sponsors

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3 sponsors: Anthony Brown (D); Donald Payne (D); John Yarmuth (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 1% (3 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House May 18, 2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Mar 16, 2021 Introduced in House
House Mar 16, 2021 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced May 13 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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