Title: Stopping the Iron Pipeline Act of 2021
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Administrative law and regulatory procedures: Civil actions and liability: Crimes against property: Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation: Criminal justice information and records: Department of Justice: Firearms and explosives: Law enforcement officers: Right of privacy
Description: Establishes requirements for incorporating passive identification capability into firearms sold in the United States. The term passive identification capability means technology that (1) enables identification by a mobile or fixed reading device, and (2) does not transmit an electronic monitoring or tracking signal. Additionally, the bill requires a gun owner to report a lost or stolen firearm to local law enforcement authorities within 48 hours of discovery. A gun owner who fails to report a lost or stolen firearm is subject to penalties—a fine, a prison term of up to one year, or both.
Session: 117th Congress
Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Last Action Date: May 18, 2021
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1 sponsors: Nydia Velazquez (D);
Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 0% (1 of 435)
|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.|
|Introduced||May 13 2021||federal link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
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