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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB2513

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Police Officers Protecting Children Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Child safety and welfare: Elementary and secondary education: Firearms and explosives: Law enforcement officers: School administration

Description: Police Officers Protecting Children Act This bill amends the federal criminal code to specify that certain retired and off-duty law enforcement officers who are authorized to carry concealed firearms are not subject to the federal prohibitions on possessing or discharging a firearm in a school zone.

Session: 115th Congress

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

Last Action Date: June 23, 2017

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/2513/all-info

Sponsors

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8 sponsors: Vicky Hartzler (R); Joe Wilson (R); Glenn Grothman (R); Bill Flores (R); Todd Rokita (R); Robert Pittenger (R); Ralph Norman (R); Francis Rooney (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 2% (8 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Jun 23, 2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
House May 18, 2017 Introduced in House
House May 18, 2017 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced May 25 2017 federal link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee

Chamber: H

Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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