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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB8735

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Regulatory Agency Demilitarization Act

Subject: Government operations and politics

Description: Prohibits a federal agency from purchasing or using a firearm. The bill excludes the Departments of Defense, Justice, and Homeland Security, the military departments, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, the U.S. Capitol Police, the Bureau of Diplomatic Security, and the Central Intelligence Agency. The Government Accountability Office shall submit to Congress a report that includes specified information regarding each federal agency that has specialized units that receive special tactical or military-style training or use hard-plated body armor, shields, or helmets and that respond to high-risk situations that fall outside the capabilities of regular law enforcement officers.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.

Last Action Date: November 9, 2020

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/8735/all-info

Sponsors

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1 sponsors: Chris Stewart (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 0% (1 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Nov 9, 2020 Introduced in House
House Nov 9, 2020 Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Nov 25 2020 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: Oversight and Reform

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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