Title: Gun Records Restoration and Preservation Act
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Administrative law and regulatory procedures: Appropriations: Business records: Criminal justice information and records: Department of Justice: Firearms and explosives: Fires: Freedom of information: Retail and wholesale trades
Description: Amends several appropriations laws to remove limitations on the authority of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to conduct activities related to the administration of federal firearms laws. Specifically, the bill removes provisions that limit the use of firearms tracing data, limit the disclosure of data under the Freedom of Information Act, prohibit imposing a requirement that gun dealers conduct a physical inventory, prohibit consolidating or centralizing records maintained by federal firearm licensees (e.g., gun dealers), and require national instant criminal background check records to be destroyed within 24 hours.
Session: 117th Congress
Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Last Action Date: October 19, 2021
Companion Bill: SB974
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28 sponsors: Barbara Lee (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Ann Kirkpatrick (D); Raul Grijalva (D); Chellie Pingree (D); Jesus Garcia (D); Andre Carson (D); Ayanna Pressley (D); Gregory Meeks (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Gerald Connolly (D); Alcee Hastings (D); Ruben Gallego (D); Ed Case (D); Janice Schakowsky (D); Earl Blumenauer (D); Katie Porter (D); Ilhan Omar (D); Jahana Hayes (D); Jake Auchincloss (D); Robin Kelly (D); Brian Higgins (D); Suzanne Bonamici (D); Bonnie Coleman (D); Sean Casten (D); Adriano Espaillat (D); Carolyn Maloney (D); Jamaal Bowman (D);
Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 6% (28 of 435)
|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.|
|Introduced||May 28 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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