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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB2071

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Second Amendment Protection Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Alternative treatments: Drug trafficking and controlled substances: Firearms and explosives: Retail and wholesale trades

Description: Removes the federal prohibition on the sale, purchase, shipment, receipt, or possession of a firearm or ammunition for an individual who uses marijuana for medical purposes in accordance with state law. (Currently, marijuana is on the list of controlled substances, and an individual who illegally uses or is addicted to a controlled substance, including marijuana, is prohibited from possessing a firearm or ammunition.)

Session: 116th Congress

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

Last Action Date: May 15, 2019

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/2071/all-info

Sponsors

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3 sponsors: Alexander Mooney (R); Thomas Massie (R); Denver Riggleman (R);

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

History
Chamber Date Action
House May 15, 2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Apr 3, 2019 Introduced in House
House Apr 3, 2019 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Apr 17 2019 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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