Title: AVERT Future Gun Violence Act of 2019 Animal Violence Exposes Real Threat of Future Gun Violence Act of 2019
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Animal protection and human-animal relationships: Crimes against animals and natural resources: Firearms and explosives: Retail and wholesale trades: Violent crime
Description: The bill expands the categories of persons who are prohibited from receiving or possessing a firearm. Specifically, it prohibits firearm sale or transfer to and receipt or possession by an individual who has been convicted in any court of a misdemeanor crime of animal cruelty.
Session: 116th Congress
Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Last Action Date: March 22, 2019
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Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 1% (3 of 435)
|Mar 22, 2019
|Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
|Feb 5, 2019
|Introduced in House
|Feb 5, 2019
|Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
|Feb 15 2019
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
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