Title: POLICE Act of 2017 Protecting Officers of the Law In Civilian Establishments Act of 2017
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Firearms and explosives: Government buildings, facilities, and property: Government employee pay, benefits, personnel management: Law enforcement officers
Description: POLICE Act of 2017 Protecting Officers of the Law In Civilian Establishments Act of 2017 This bill amends the federal criminal code to modify the restriction on possessing a firearm or other dangerous weapon in a federal facility. Specifically, the prohibition does not apply to the lawful carrying of agency-issued firearms and dangerous weapons by a uniformed law enforcement officer in certain publically accessible federal facilities.
Session: 115th Congress
Last Action: Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
Last Action Date: May 17, 2018
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21 sponsors: Trey Hollingsworth (R); David Reichert (R); John Rutherford (R); Bradley Byrne (R); Matt Gaetz (R); Steven Palazzo (R); Doug Collins (R); Daniel Donovan; Kristi Noem (R); Stephen Knight (R); Blaine Luetkemeyer (R); Paul Mitchell (R); Mike Bishop (R); Ralph Norman (R); Claudia Tenney (R); Ted Budd (R); Tom Cole (R); David Kustoff (R); Tom Emmer (R); Jody Hice (R); Larry Bucshon (R);
Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 5% (21 of 435)
|House||May 17, 2018||Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.|
|House||May 17, 2018||Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.|
|House||May 15, 2018||Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations Discharged.|
|House||Jun 23, 2017||Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.|
|House||May 19, 2017||Introduced in House|
|House||May 19, 2017||Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||May 27 2017||federal link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
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