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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB6856

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Securing Air Travel Act

Subject: Transportation and public works

Description: To reduce the number of firearms at Transportation Security Administration passenger screening checkpoints by directing the Administrator to carry out a range of activities to inform the public about restrictions regarding the carrying of firearms in sterile areas of airports and to strengthen enforcement of such restrictions and for other purposes.

Session: 117th Congress

Last Action: Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 461.

Last Action Date: December 14, 2022



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2 sponsors: Bonnie Coleman (D); Bennie Thompson (D);

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

Chamber Date Action
House Dec 14, 2022 Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Homeland Security. H. Rept. 117-641.
House Dec 14, 2022 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 461.
House Mar 2, 2022 Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute by the Yeas and Nays: 21 - 12.
House Mar 2, 2022 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
House Mar 2, 2022 Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security Discharged.
House Mar 1, 2022 Referred to the Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security.
House Feb 28, 2022 Referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security.
House Feb 28, 2022 Introduced in House
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Dec 15 2022 federal link bill text
Introduced Mar 1 2022 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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