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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB3552

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Legislation Overview

Title: Unlawful Gun Buyer Alert Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Criminal justice information and records: Firearms and explosives

Description: To amend the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007 to provide notification to relevant law enforcement agencies in the event that a background check conducted by the National Instant Criminal Background Check System determines that a person may not receive a firearm, and for other purposes.

Session: 116th Congress

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

Last Action Date: July 30, 2019



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'.

25 sponsors: David Cicilline (D); Frederica Wilson (D); Ro Khanna (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Jahana Hayes (D); Albio Sires (D); Katie Hill (D); Andy Levin (D); Adam Smith (D); Debbie Mucarsel-Powell (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Sylvia Garcia (D); Robin Kelly (D); Joseph Neguse (D); Ed Case (D); Alcee Hastings (D); Grace Meng (D); Julia Brownley (D); Eliot Engel (D); Darren Soto (D); Veronica Escobar (D); Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D); Rashida Tlaib (D); William Keating (D); Katie Porter (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 6% (25 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Jul 30, 2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Jun 27, 2019 Introduced in House
House Jun 27, 2019 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jul 10 2019 federal link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
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Chamber: H

Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

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