Update January 15, 2021: Due to the current crack down on conservative websites by 'big tech' we have removed all Google Adsense ads from this site. If you would like to help us offset this loss of income please click here to donate.

toggle menu

Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB752

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Large Capacity Ammunition Feeding Device Act

Subject: Firearms and explosives: Trade restrictions: Crime and law enforcement

Description: Large Capacity Ammunition Feeding Device Act Amends the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act to prohibit: (1) the transfer or possession of a large capacity ammunition feeding device, except for such a device lawfully possessed within the United States on or before the date of this Act's enactment; and (2) the importation or bringing into the United States of such a device. Exempts: (1) the transfer or possession of such a device by a federal, state, or local agency or law enforcement officer; (2) certain transfers to licensees under the Atomic Energy Act of 1954; (3) possession of such a device transferred to an individual upon retirement from a law enforcement agency if such individual is not otherwise prohibited from receiving ammunition; and (4) the manufacture, transfer, or possession of such a device by a licensed manufacturer or importer for authorized testing or experimentation purposes. Sets penalties for violations. Requires a large capacity ammunition feeding device manufactured after this Act's enactment to be identified by a serial number that clearly shows that the device was manufactured after such enactment.

Session: 114th Congress

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

Last Action Date: March 16, 2015

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/114th-congress/house-bill/752/all-info

Sponsors

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'.

120 sponsors: Elizabeth Esty (D); Diana DeGette (D); Theodore Deutch (D); Joe Courtney (D); Rosa DeLauro (D); James Himes (D); John Larson (D); Pete Aguilar (D); Karen Bass (D); Don Beyer (D); Earl Blumenauer (D); Suzanne Bonamici (D); Robert Brady (D); Corrine Brown (D); Julia Brownley (D); Lois Capps (D); Michael Capuano (D); John Carney (D); Kathy Castor (D); Judy Chu (D); David Cicilline (D); Katherine Clark (D); Yvette Clarke (D); Steve Cohen (D); Gerald Connolly (D); John Conyers (D); Joseph Crowley (D); Elijah Cummings (D); Susan Davis (D); Michael Doyle (D); Donna Edwards (D); Keith Ellison (D); Eliot Engel (D); Anna Eshoo (D); Sam Farr (D); Chaka Fattah (D); Lois Frankel (D); Marcia Fudge (D); Ruben Gallego (D); Alan Grayson (D); Raul Grijalva (D); Janice Hahn (D); Alcee Hastings (D); Ruben Hinojosa (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Michael Honda (D); Steny Hoyer (D); Jared Huffman (D); Steve Israel (D); Sheila Jackson-Lee (D); Hakeem Jeffries (D); Eddie Johnson (D); Marcy Kaptur (D); Robin Kelly (D); Joseph Kennedy (D); James Langevin (D); Rick Larsen (D); William Keating (D); Barbara Lee (D); Sander Levin (D); David Loebsack (D); Alan Lowenthal (D); Nita Lowey (D); Stephen Lynch (D); Carolyn Maloney (D); Doris Matsui (D); Betty McCollum (D); Jim McDermott (D); James McGovern (D); Gregory Meeks (D); Grace Meng (D); Gwen Moore (D); Jerrold Nadler (D); Grace Napolitano (D); Frank Pallone (D); Donald Payne (D); Ed Perlmutter (D); Chellie Pingree (D); Mark Pocan (D); David Price (D); Mike Quigley (D); Charles Rangel (D); Kathleen Rice (D); Lucille Roybal-Allard (D); Linda Sanchez (D); Loretta Sanchez (D); John Sarbanes (D); Janice Schakowsky (D); Adam Schiff (D); Robert Scott (D); Jose Serrano (D); Brad Sherman (D); Albio Sires (D); Louise Slaughter (D); Adam Smith (D); Jackie Speier (D); Eric Swalwell (D); Mark Takai (D); Paul Tonko (D); Niki Tsongas (D); Chris Van Hollen (D); Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D); Bonnie Coleman (D); Frederica Wilson (D); John Yarmuth (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Bill Pascrell (D); Scott Peters (D); Mark Takano (D); Tammy Duckworth (D); Ami Bera (D); Zoe Lofgren (D); Tony Cardenas (D); Donald Norcross (D); Alma Adams (D); Cedric Richmond (D); Brian Higgins (D); Patrick Murphy (D); Juan Vargas (D); Gwen Graham (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 28% (120 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Mar 16, 2015 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
House Feb 5, 2015 Introduced in House
House Feb 5, 2015 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Feb 13 2015 federal link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee

Chamber: H

Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

Discuss this bill and other firearm related topics in our brand new discussion forum

Comments On This Bill

We want you to speak your mind but please keep your comments 'family friendly'.