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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB6172

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: AMMO Act Ammunition Modernization and Monitoring Oversight Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement

Description: To amend title 18, United States Code, to prevent bulk sales of ammunition, promote recordkeeping and reporting about ammunition, end ammunition straw purchasing, and require a background check before the transfer of ammunition by certain Federal firearms licensees to non-licensees.

Session: 118th Congress

Last Action: Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H5383)

Last Action Date: November 3, 2023



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'.

44 sponsors: Robert Garcia (D); Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Paul Tonko (D); Maxwell Frost (D); Stephen Lynch (D); Shri Thanedar (D); Melanie Stansbury (D); Jared Moskowitz (D); Ritchie Torres (D); Henry Johnson (D); Delia Ramirez (D); Juan Vargas (D); Jasmine Crockett (D); Becca Balint (D); Janice Schakowsky (D); Mike Quigley (D); Terri Sewell (D); Katie Porter (D); Adriano Espaillat (D); Raul Grijalva (D); David Trone (D); Robert Menendez (D); Daniel Goldman (D); Julia Brownley (D); Barbara Lee (D); Nikema Williams (D); Glenn Ivey (D); Eric Swalwell (D); Kevin Mullin (D); Seth Magaziner (D); Nanette Barragan (D); Greg Casar (D); Christopher Deluzio (D); Jimmy Gomez (D); Morgan McGarvey (D); Sydney Kamlager-Dove (D); Jill Tokuda (D); Robin Kelly (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Dina Titus (D); Sean Casten (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Joaquin Castro (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 10% (44 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Nov 3, 2023 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H5383)
House Nov 2, 2023 Introduced in House
House Nov 2, 2023 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Nov 15 2023 federal link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time


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