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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB2280

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Prevent Gun Trafficking Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement

Description: To amend title 18, United States Code, to combat straw purchases of firearms and deter firearms trafficking.

Session: 117th Congress

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

Last Action Date: October 19, 2021



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'.

26 sponsors: Robin Kelly (D); Lucy McBath (D); Steven Horsford (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Seth Moulton (D); Ayanna Pressley (D); Dwight Evans (D); Joyce Beatty (D); Mike Quigley (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Nikema Williams (D); Sean Casten (D); Thomas Suozzi (D); Alan Lowenthal (D); Earl Blumenauer (D); Luis Correa (D); Suzan DelBene (D); Jahana Hayes (D); Gregory Meeks (D); Andy Kim (D); Ilhan Omar (D); Carolyn Maloney (D); Rebecca Sherrill (D); Gwen Moore (D); Bonnie Coleman (D); John Garamendi (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 6% (26 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Oct 19, 2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Mar 29, 2021 Introduced in House
House Mar 29, 2021 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced May 28 2021 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

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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