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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB2319

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Legislation Overview

Title: 21st Century NICS Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Criminal justice information and records: Firearms and explosives: Government information and archives

Description: Modifies provisions governing the national instant criminal background check system (NICS). Specifically, it permits the NICS to query an additional database—the National Data Exchange—as part of a firearm-related background check.

Session: 116th Congress

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

Last Action Date: May 20, 2019

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/2319/all-info


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38 sponsors: Tom Rice (R); Richard Hudson (R); Mario Diaz-Balart (R); Rob Woodall (R); Michael Conaway (R); John Moolenaar (R); Debbie Lesko (R); Chris Stewart (R); Ted Yoho (R); Kenny Marchant (R); Bill Huizenga (R); Lee Zeldin (R); Mark Amodei (R); Vicente Gonzalez (D); Xochitl Torres Small (D); Darin LaHood (R); Ron Kind (D); Jeff Fortenberry (R); Don Bacon (R); Mike Gallagher (R); Sean Duffy (R); French Hill (R); William Timmons (R); Joe Wilson (R); Ralph Norman (R); Garland Barr (R); Bill Flores (R); Gus Bilirakis (R); Steve Stivers (R); Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R); Austin Scott (R); John Rutherford (R); Vicky Hartzler (R); Ann Wagner (R); Dan Crenshaw (R); Pete Stauber (R); Ross Spano (R); Garret Graves (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 9% (38 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House May 20, 2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Apr 12, 2019 Introduced in House
House Apr 12, 2019 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Apr 24 2019 federal link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
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Chamber: H

Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

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