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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB2510

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Keep Americans Safe Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Civil actions and liability: Firearms and explosives: Law enforcement administration and funding: Retail and wholesale trades: Trade restrictions

Description: Establishes a new criminal offense for the import, sale, manufacture, transfer, or possession of a large capacity ammunition feeding device (LCAFD). The bill does not prohibit certain conduct with respect to an LCAFD, including the following: importation, sale, manufacture, transfer, or possession related to certain law enforcement efforts, or authorized tests or experiments; importation, sale, transfer, or possession related to securing nuclear materials; and possession by a retired law enforcement officer. The bill permits continued possession of, but prohibits sale or transfer of, a grandfathered LCAFD. Newly manufactured LCAFDs must display serial number identification and the date of manufacture. Additionally, the bill allows a state or local government to use Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program funds to compensate individuals who surrender an LCAFD under a buy-back program.

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'.

52 sponsors: Theodore Deutch (D); Diana DeGette (D); Dina Titus (D); Jerrold Nadler (D); Don Beyer (D); Suzanne Bonamici (D); Danny Davis (D); Val Demings (D); Michael Doyle (D); Adriano Espaillat (D); Dwight Evans (D); Raul Grijalva (D); Chrissy Houlahan (D); Stephen Lynch (D); Betty McCollum (D); Joseph Morelle (D); Seth Moulton (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Scott Peters (D); Mark Pocan (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Kathleen Rice (D); C.A. Ruppersberger (D); Tim Ryan (D); Mary Gay Scanlon (D); Janice Schakowsky (D); Bradley Schneider (D); Eric Swalwell (D); Frederica Wilson (D); Mike Quigley (D); Bobby Rush (D); David Cicilline (D); Maxine Waters (D); Tony Cardenas (D); Earl Blumenauer (D); Ro Khanna (D); Frank Mrvan (D); Nikema Williams (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Jake Auchincloss (D); Ed Case (D); Brian Higgins (D); Tom Malinowski (D); Jason Crow (D); Thomas Suozzi (D); Luis Correa (D); Gregory Meeks (D); Conor Lamb (D); John Yarmuth (D); Suzan DelBene (D); Julia Brownley (D); John Garamendi (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 12% (52 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Oct 19, 2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Apr 14, 2021 Introduced in House
House Apr 14, 2021 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 7 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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