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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB4707

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: To authorize the appropriation of funds to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for conducting or supporting research on firearms safety or gun violence prevention.

Subject: Accidents: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Crime prevention: Department of Health and Human Services: Executive agency funding and structure: Firearms and explosives: Health programs administration and funding: Medical research: Research administration and funding: Violent crime: Health

Description: Authorizes appropriations to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for each of FY2015-FY2020 to conduct or support research on firearms safety or gun violence prevention under the Public Health Service Act.

Session: 113th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Last Action Date: May 23, 2014

Link: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d113:HN04707:@@@L&summ2=m&

Companion Bill: SB2373


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'.

27 sponsors: Maloney, Carolyn B.; Brown, Corrine; Cicilline, David N.; Clark, Katherine M.; Courtney, Joe; Esty, Elizabeth H.; Grijalva, Raul M.; Hanabusa, Colleen W.; Himes, James A.; Hinojosa, Ruben; Holt, Rush D.; Kennedy, Joseph; Lee, Barbara; Lynch, Stephen F.; McCollum, Betty; McDermott, Jim; McGovern, James P.; Meeks, Gregory W.; Meng, Grace; Moran, James P.; Norton, Eleanor Holmes; Schwartz, Allyson Y.; Shea-Porter, Carol; Thompson, Mike; Tierney, John F.; Tsongas, Niki; Van Hollen, Chris;

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 6% (27 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House May 23, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
House May 21, 2014 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E795-796)
House May 21, 2014 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced May 28 2014 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: Energy And Commerce

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