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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB5273

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Gun Safety Board and Research Act

Subject: Health

Description: Establishes a gun safety board in the Department of Health and Human Services. The board must (1) conduct original research about firearm violence reduction; (2) publish policy recommendations for and findings about the efficacy of federal, state, and local actions to reduce firearm violence; and (3) establish a grant program to support original research on firearm violence reduction and education for the public about the effects of and ways to mitigate firearm violence.

Session: 117th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Last Action Date: September 20, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/5273/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'.

8 sponsors: Mark DeSaulnier (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Jake Auchincloss (D); Andre Carson (D); Jimmy Panetta (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Dina Titus (D); Mondaire Jones (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 2% (8 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Sep 20, 2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
House Sep 17, 2021 Introduced in House
House Sep 17, 2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Sep 21 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: Subcommittee on Health

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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