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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB4953

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: National Firearms Amendments Act of 2021

Subject: Taxation: Firearms and explosives: Licensing and registrations

Description: Includes within the definition of firearm under the National Firearms Act a semiautomatic rifle or shotgun that has the capacity to accept a detachable ammunition feeding device.

Session: 117th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Last Action Date: August 6, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/4953/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'.

10 sponsors: Theodore Deutch (D); Andre Carson (D); Jim Cooper (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Mondaire Jones (D); Alan Lowenthal (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D); Nikema Williams (D); Thomas Suozzi (D);

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

History
Chamber Date Action
House Aug 6, 2021 Introduced in House
House Aug 6, 2021 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Aug 19 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: Ways And Means

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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