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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB4343

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Unlawful Gun Buyer Alert Act

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

Description: Unlawful Gun Buyer Alert Act This bill amends the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007 to require the national instant criminal background check system to notify certain law enforcement agencies when a firearm is transferred to a person who is subsequently determined to be prohibited from receiving or possessing a firearm.

Session: 115th Congress

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

Last Action Date: December 13, 2017



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'.

10 sponsors: David Cicilline (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Jerrold Nadler (D); Ro Khanna (D); Earl Blumenauer (D); James McGovern (D); Steve Cohen (D); Darren Soto (D); Alcee Hastings (D); William Keating (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 2% (10 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Dec 13, 2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
House Nov 9, 2017 Introduced in House
House Nov 9, 2017 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Nov 17 2017 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, Homeland Security, And Investigations

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There have not been any votes on this bill

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