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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB4423

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Gun Theft Prevention Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement

Description: Makes various changes to federal firearms laws related to detecting and deterring the theft of firearms from federally licensed gun dealers. Among the changes, the bill establishes security requirements for gun dealers; background check requirements for employees of gun dealers; inspection requirements for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives; and reporting requirements for individual gun owners.

Session: 117th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, 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: July 13, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/4423/all-info

Sponsors

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'.

34 sponsors: Joseph Morelle (D); Ro Khanna (D); Janice Schakowsky (D); Andre Carson (D); Thomas Suozzi (D); Mary Gay Scanlon (D); Brian Higgins (D); Earl Blumenauer (D); Betty McCollum (D); Kathy Castor (D); Carolyn Maloney (D); Jake Auchincloss (D); Robin Kelly (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Madeleine Dean (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Grace Meng (D); Katie Porter (D); Ritchie Torres (D); Lisa Rochester (D); David Trone (D); Mark Takano (D); Bill Foster (D); Sheila Jackson-Lee (D); Raja Krishnamoorthi (D); Henry Johnson (D); Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick (D); Anthony Brown (D); Michael Doyle (D); Donald Payne (D); Danny Davis (D); Bonnie Coleman (D); Dina Titus (D); Pramila Jayapal (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 8% (34 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Jul 13, 2021 Introduced in House
House Jul 13, 2021 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, 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 Jul 13, 2021 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, 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 29 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: Judiciary

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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