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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB2179

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Federal Firearms Licensee Protection Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Crimes against property: Firearms and explosives: Sports and recreation facilities

Description: To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to enhance penalties for certain thefts of a firearm from certain Federal firearms licensees, and to criminalize the theft of a firearm from a gun range that rents firearms or a shooting club.

Session: 116th Congress

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

Last Action Date: May 15, 2019



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'.

27 sponsors: Conor Lamb (D); John Rutherford (R); Jeff Van Drew (D); Dan Crenshaw (R); Greg Steube (R); Guy Reschenthaler (R); Jared Golden (D); Rob Bishop (R); Randy Weber (R); Scott Tipton (R); Bill Johnson (R); Don Bacon (R); David Rouzer (R); Francis Rooney (R); Michael Guest (R); Steve Watkins (R); Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R); Mark Meadows (R); Fred Keller (R); Anthony Gonzalez (R); David Roe (R); Jeff Fortenberry (R); Troy Balderson (R); Ken Calvert (R); Bill Pascrell (D); Liz Cheney (R); Dan Bishop (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 6% (27 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House May 15, 2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Apr 9, 2019 Introduced in House
House Apr 9, 2019 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Apr 18 2019 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: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

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There have not been any votes on this bill

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