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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB2620

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Legislation Overview

Title: Federal Firearms Licensee Protection Act of 2023

Subject: Crime and law enforcement

Description: To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to enhance penalties for theft of a firearm from a Federal firearms licensee.

Session: 118th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: April 13, 2023


Companion Bill: SB1907


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'.

31 sponsors: John Rutherford (R); Henry Cuellar (D); John Carter (R); Dan Crenshaw (R); Mike D. Rogers (R); Austin Scott (R); Ashley Hinson (R); Ernest Gonzales (R); Tim Burchett (R); Byron Donalds (R); Mike Johnson (R); Anthony D'Esposito (R); Jared Golden (D); Michelle Fischbach (R); Earl Carter (R); Gus Bilirakis (R); Monica De La Cruz (R); Brian Fitzpatrick (R); Don Bacon (R); Carol Miller (R); Guy Reschenthaler (R); Matt Gaetz (R); Robert Wittman (R); Michael Guest (R); Burgess Owens (R); Rudolph Yakym III (R); Claudia Tenney (R); Tracey Mann (R); Michael Lawler (R); Russell Fry (R); Nick LaLota (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 7% (31 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Apr 13, 2023 Introduced in House
House Apr 13, 2023 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Apr 19 2023 federal link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
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Chamber: H

Committee Name: Judiciary

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