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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB4116

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Prevent Gun Trafficking Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Criminal procedure and sentencing: Firearms and explosives: Retail and wholesale trades

Description: To amend title 18, United States Code, to combat straw purchases of firearms and deter firearms trafficking.

Session: 116th Congress

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

Last Action Date: August 28, 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'.

14 sponsors: Robin Kelly (D); Seth Moulton (D); Lucy McBath (D); Danny Davis (D); Stacey Plaskett (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Ayanna Pressley (D); Sheila Jackson-Lee (D); Thomas Suozzi (D); Henry Johnson (D); Kathy Castor (D); Dwight Evans (D); Joyce Beatty (D); Eddie Johnson (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 3% (14 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Aug 28, 2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Jul 30, 2019 Introduced in House
House Jul 30, 2019 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Aug 16 2019 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 Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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