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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB5301

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: To amend title 18, United States Code, to permit certain individuals complying with State law to possess firearms.

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Child safety and welfare: Educational facilities and institutions: Elementary and secondary education: Firearms and explosives: Licensing and registrations: State and local government operations

Description: Modifies the criminal prohibition on possession of a firearm in a school zone. Specifically, it revises an exception to permit an individual to possess a firearm in a school zone if that individual is in compliance with the laws of the state and political subdivision in which the school zone is located.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

Last Action Date: January 30, 2020


Companion Bill: SB1506


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2 sponsors: Kevin Hern (R); Markwayne Mullin (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 0% (2 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Jan 30, 2020 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Dec 4, 2019 Introduced in House
House Dec 4, 2019 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Dec 13 2019 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 Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

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There have not been any votes on this bill

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