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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB6596

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Gun Violence Prevention and Community Safety Act of 2023

Subject: Crime and law enforcement

Description: To end the epidemic of gun violence and build safer communities by strengthening Federal firearms laws and supporting gun violence research, intervention, and prevention initiatives.

Session: 118th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Last Action Date: December 8, 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'.

22 sponsors: Henry Johnson (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Stephen Lynch (D); Mike Quigley (D); Seth Moulton (D); Barbara Lee (D); Daniel Goldman (D); David Trone (D); James McGovern (D); Adriano Espaillat (D); William Keating (D); Jake Auchincloss (D); Grace Napolitano (D); Lori Trahan (D); Frederica Wilson (D); Jennifer McClellan (D); Sheila Jackson-Lee (D); Ayanna Pressley (D); Adam Smith (D); Dwight Evans (D); Chellie Pingree (D); Julia Brownley (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 5% (22 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Dec 8, 2023 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
House Dec 5, 2023 Introduced in House
House Dec 5, 2023 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Dec 27 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 Health

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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