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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB882

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Keeping Guns from High-Risk Individuals Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Assault and harassment offenses: Drug trafficking and controlled substances: Firearms and explosives: Violent crime

Description: Expands the categories of persons who are prohibited from shipping, transporting, receiving, or possessing firearms or ammunition. Specifically, it adds the following new categories of prohibited persons: persons convicted of a crime of violence in the most recent 10-year period; persons under age 25 who have been adjudicated as having committed an offense that would have been a crime of violence if committed by an adult; persons convicted, during a consecutive 3-year period in the most recent 10-year period, of two separate offenses involving drug or alcohol possession or distribution; and persons convicted of stalking.

Session: 117th Congress

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

Last Action Date: April 23, 2021



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'.

11 sponsors: Robin Kelly (D); Carolyn Maloney (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Gwen Moore (D); Danny Davis (D); Stacey Plaskett (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Jahana Hayes (D); Ro Khanna (D); John Yarmuth (D); Thomas Suozzi (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 3% (11 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Apr 23, 2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Feb 5, 2021 Introduced in House
House Feb 5, 2021 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Mar 1 2021 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 Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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