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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB2985

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: HEAR Act of 2023 Help Empower Americans to Respond Act of 2023

Subject: Crime and law enforcement

Description: To regulate firearm silencers and firearm mufflers.

Session: 118th Congress

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

Last Action Date: April 27, 2023


Companion Bill: SB1383


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'.

17 sponsors: Bonnie Coleman (D); Jasmine Crockett (D); Rashida Tlaib (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Wiley Nickel (D); Glenn Ivey (D); Barbara Lee (D); Adriano Espaillat (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Earl Blumenauer (D); Seth Magaziner (D); Robert Menendez (D); Ed Case (D); Al Green (D); Sean Casten (D); Donald Payne (D); Rebecca Sherrill (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 4% (17 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Apr 27, 2023 Introduced in House
House Apr 27, 2023 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced May 11 2023 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: Judiciary

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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