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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB5286

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Defending Veterans’ Second Amendment Rights Act

Subject: Armed forces and national security

Description: To prohibit the Secretary of Veterans Affairs from transmitting certain information to the Department of Justice for use by the national instant criminal background check system.

Session: 118th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.

Last Action Date: September 1, 2023



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7 sponsors: Chip Roy (R); Elijah Crane (R); Lance Gooden (R); Andrew Clyde (R); Andy Harris (R); Mary Miller (R); Doug LaMalfa (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 2% (7 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Sep 1, 2023 Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
House Aug 25, 2023 Introduced in House
House Aug 25, 2023 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Aug 29 2023 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: Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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