Title: Supporting the goals and ideals of "National Gun Violence Awareness Day" and "National Gun Violence Awareness Month".
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Commemorative events and holidays: Community life and organization: Firearms and explosives: Violent crime
Description: Supporting the goals and ideals of "National Gun Violence Awareness Day" and "National Gun Violence Awareness Month". Expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Gun Violence Awareness Month and National Gun Violence Awareness Day. Calls on the people of the United States to: promote greater awareness of gun violence and gun safety; wear orange on National Gun Violence Awareness Day; concentrate heightened attention on gun violence during the summer months, when gun violence typically increases; and bring citizens and community leaders together to discuss ways to make the communities safer.
Session: 115th Congress
Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
Last Action Date: June 7, 2017
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34 sponsors: Robin Kelly (D); Mike Thompson (D); Luis Gutierrez (D); Bill Foster (D); Bobby Rush (D); Marcia Fudge (D); Earl Blumenauer (D); Bradley Schneider (D); Terri Sewell (D); Don Beyer (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Katherine Clark (D); Diana DeGette (D); Norma Torres (D); Donald Payne (D); Stacey Plaskett (D); Brenda Lawrence (D); Bonnie Coleman (D); Bennie Thompson (D); Gwen Moore (D); Danny Davis (D); Val Demings (D); James Langevin (D); Ro Khanna (D); Nanette Barragan (D); Emanuel Cleaver (D); Cedric Richmond (D); Lacy Clay (D); Tony Cardenas (D); Steve Cohen (D); Joyce Beatty (D); Betty McCollum (D); Alcee Hastings (D); William Keating (D);
Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 8% (34 of 435)
|House||Jun 7, 2017||Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.|
|House||May 25, 2017||Introduced in House|
|House||May 25, 2017||Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||May 26 2017||federal link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations
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