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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB4740

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Legislation Overview

Title: TASER Access, Safety, and Effectiveness Review and Study Act TASERS Act

Subject: Commerce: Congressional oversight: Consumer affairs: Firearms and explosives: Government studies and investigations: Product safety and quality: Accidents: Medical research

Description: Requires the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in consultation with various federal agencies, to study the use of firearms and Tasers. Specifically, with respect to both types of weapon, the CPSC must determine (1) the number of successful self-defense attempts, (2) the number of accidental discharges or misfires, (3) the types of injuries sustained, and (4) the long-term health implications for individuals who are shot or tased.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce.

Last Action Date: October 21, 2019

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/4740/all-info

Sponsors

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1 sponsors: Bobby Rush (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 0% (1 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Oct 21, 2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce.
House Oct 18, 2019 Introduced in House
House Oct 18, 2019 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Oct 27 2019 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: Consumer Protection and Commerce

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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