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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB2001

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act

Subject: Firearms and explosives: Licensing and registrations: Mental health: Veterans' medical care: Armed forces and national security: Elementary and secondary education

Description: Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act Prohibits, in any case arising out of the administration of laws and benefits by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, any person who is mentally incapacitated, deemed mentally incompetent, or experiencing an extended loss of consciousness from being considered adjudicated as a mental defective for purposes of the right to receive or transport firearms without the order or finding of a judicial authority of competent jurisdiction that such person is a danger to himself or herself or others.

Session: 114th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.

Last Action Date: April 23, 2015



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'.

8 sponsors: Jeff Miller (R); Michael Conaway (R); Ralph Abraham (D); Stephen Knight (R); Tim Huelskamp (R); Barry Loudermilk (R); Thomas Rooney (R); Doug Lamborn (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 2% (8 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Apr 23, 2015 Introduced in House
House Apr 23, 2015 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced May 7 2015 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: Veterans' Affairs

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There have not been any votes on this bill

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