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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HB988

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Recreational Lands Self-Defense Act of 2021

Subject: Water resources development: Administrative law and regulatory procedures: Army Corps of Engineers: Firearms and explosives: Lakes and rivers: Outdoor recreation

Description: Requires the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) to allow an individual to possess a firearm at a USACE water resources development project as long as the individual's possession of the firearm is in compliance with federal and state law.

Session: 117th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.

Last Action Date: February 12, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/988/all-info

Sponsors

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29 sponsors: Bob Gibbs (R); Michael Cloud (R); Jeff Duncan (R); Tom Emmer (R); Louie Gohmert (R); Paul Gosar (R); Andy Harris (R); Bill Johnson (R); Doug LaMalfa (R); Tom McClintock (R); Alexander Mooney (R); Dan Newhouse (R); Tom Rice (R); David Rouzer (R); Pete Sessions (R); Randy Weber (R); Brad Wenstrup (R); Don Young (R); Kat Cammack (R); Jacob Laturner (R); Nancy Mace (R); August Pfluger (R); Yvette Herrell (R); Jody Arrington (R); Larry Bucshon (R); John Rutherford (R); Dan Crenshaw (R); Adrian Smith (R); Mo Brooks (R);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 7% (29 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Feb 12, 2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.
House Feb 11, 2021 Introduced in House
House Feb 11, 2021 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Mar 8 2021 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 Water Resources and Environment

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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