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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB4804

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Unlawful Gun Buyer Alert Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement

Description: Establishes a notification requirement following a firearms-related background check that results in a denial. Specifically, the bill requires the national instant criminal background check system to notify federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies if a firearms-related background check determines that an individual is ineligible to receive or possess a firearm. The notification requirement applies even if more than three business days have elapsed since the background check was initiated, and a firearm has already been transferred to the individual.

Session: 117th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: July 29, 2021



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'.

17 sponsors: David Cicilline (D); Andre Carson (D); Gerald Connolly (D); Danny Davis (D); Robin Kelly (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Mark Takano (D); Bonnie Coleman (D); Julia Brownley (D); Joseph Neguse (D); Mondaire Jones (D); Sylvia Garcia (D); Jahana Hayes (D); Veronica Escobar (D); Darren Soto (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 4% (17 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Jul 29, 2021 Introduced in House
House Jul 29, 2021 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Aug 14 2021 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: Judiciary

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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