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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB3516

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Legislation Overview

Title: Social Security Beneficiary 2nd Amendment Rights Protection Act

Subject: Firearms and explosives: Mental health: Poverty and welfare assistance: Social security and elderly assistance: Social welfare

Description: Social Security Beneficiary 2nd Amendment Rights Protection Act This bill amends titles II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) and XVI (Supplemental Security Income) (SSI) of the Social Security Act to prohibit any determination by the Commissioner of Social Security with respect to an individual, including one that OASDI and SSI benefits to which that individual is entitled shall be paid to a representative payee, from being considered to be a determination that the individual has been adjudicated as a mental defective to make it unlawful for the individual to engage in the shipment or transport of firearms or ammunition or receive any firearm or ammunition which has been shipped or transported in interstate or foreign commerce.

Session: 114th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Social Security.

Last Action Date: September 21, 2015


Companion Bill: SB2495


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'.

142 sponsors: Sam Johnson (R); Kevin Brady (R); Lynn Jenkins (R); Jason Smith (R); Tom Cole (R); Patrick Tiberi (R); Diane Black (R); Mike Kelly (R); Todd Young (R); Peter Roskam (R); Adrian Smith (R); Tom Reed (R); Charles Boustany (R); Steve Chabot (R); Tom Graves (R); Kevin Cramer (R); Robert Pittenger (R); Brian Babin (R); Bill Johnson (R); Tim Murphy (R); Jeff Duncan (R); Bill Flores (R); Thomas Massie (R); David Roe (R); Virginia Foxx (R); James Renacci (R); Will Hurd (R); Jeff Miller (R); Garland Barr (R); Michael Conaway (R); Mo Brooks (R); Pete Olson (R); Joseph Heck (R); John Duncan (R); John Kline (R); Kenny Marchant (R); Michael McCaul (R); Randy Weber (R); Steven Palazzo (R); Lynn Westmoreland (R); Jody Hice (R); Andy Harris (R); Doug LaMalfa (R); Robert Wittman (R); Alexander Mooney (R); John Carter (R); Scott Perry (R); Rod Blum (R); Ryan Zinke (R); Ted Poe (R); Blake Farenthold (R); Greg Walden (R); Rick Allen (R); Devin Nunes (R); Jeb Hensarling (R); Lamar Smith (R); Mike Bost (R); Cresent Hardy (R); Dan Benishek (R); Erik Paulsen (R); David Rouzer (R); John Culberson (R); Brett Guthrie (R); Pete Sessions (R); Tom Price (R); Glenn Grothman (R); Austin Scott (R); Tim Walberg (R); Michael Burgess (R); French Hill (R); Jackie Walorski (R); Tom Emmer (R); Chris Collins (R); Mike D. Rogers (R); Richard Hudson (R); Walter Jones (R); Bradley Byrne (R); Don Young (R); Charles Fleischmann (R); Trent Franks (R); Stephen Fincher (R); Billy Long (R); Randy Hultgren (R); Bob Gibbs (R); Marsha Blackburn (R); Randy Forbes (R); Gary Palmer (R); David Valadao (R); Kevin Yoder (R); Randy Neugebauer (R); John Ratcliffe (R); Kristi Noem (R); Kay Granger (R); Brad Wenstrup (R); Rob Bishop (R); Morgan Griffith (R); Collin Peterson (D); Mac Thornberry (R); Joe Barton (R); Louie Gohmert (R); Roger Williams (R); Darin LaHood (R); Doug Collins (R); Gregg Harper (R); Trent Kelly (R); Thomas Rooney (R); Bill Posey (R); Joe Wilson (R); Marlin Stutzman (R); Robert Aderholt (R); Todd Rokita (R); George Holding (R); Ralph Abraham (D); Barry Loudermilk (R); Steve Womack (R); Glenn Thompson (R); Mark Amodei (R); Dan Newhouse (R); Jim Jordan (R); Ander Crenshaw (R); Robert Latta (R); Daniel Webster (R); Bill Shuster (R); Tim Huelskamp (R); Renee Ellmers (R); Jim Bridenstine (R); Bruce Poliquin (R); John Moolenaar (R); Mike Pompeo (R); Scott DesJarlais (R); Luke Messer (R); Mark Meadows (R); Christopher Gibson (R); Lou Barletta (R); Dave Brat (R); Elise Stefanik (R); Markwayne Mullin (R); Vicky Hartzler (R); Bruce Westerman (R); Paul Gosar (R); Eric Crawford (R); Doug Lamborn (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 33% (142 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Sep 21, 2015 Referred to the Subcommittee on Social Security.
House Sep 16, 2015 Introduced in House
House Sep 16, 2015 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Sep 18 2015 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 Social Security

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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