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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB3823

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: PISTOL Act Protecting Individual Sovereignty Through Our Laws Act

Subject: Taxation

Description: Modifies the definition of rifle for purposes of the National Firearms Act to exclude from such definition a pistol equipped with a rear brace or rear attachment designed to assist the shooter in controlling the pistol. The bill also directs the Department of Justice to amend applicable regulations governing pistols to provide that the presence or absence of rear mounted braces or attachments that can assist a user in controlling the pistol shall not cause a firearm to be considered a pistol.

Session: 117th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Last Action Date: June 11, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/3823/all-info

Sponsors

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22 sponsors: Robert Good (R); Lauren Boebert (R); Andy Biggs (R); Ted Budd (R); Matt Rosendale (R); Scott Perry (R); Paul Gosar (R); Lance Gooden (R); Jody Hice (R); Matt Gaetz (R); Diana Harshbarger (R); Russ Fulcher (R); Tom McClintock (R); Warren Davidson (R); Fred Keller (R); Greg Steube (R); Andy Harris (R); Randy Weber (R); Robert Wittman (R); Andrew Clyde (R); Michael Cloud (R); John Rutherford (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 5% (22 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Jun 11, 2021 Introduced in House
House Jun 11, 2021 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
House Jun 11, 2021 Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jul 14 2021 federal link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee

Chamber: H

Committee Name: Ways And Means

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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