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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HR731

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that mandates imposed on manufacturers requiring inclusion of unproven and unreliable technology in firearms is costly and punitive, and the prohibition of firearms without such features is an infringement on the rights of citizens under the Second Amendment.

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Advanced technology and technological innovations: Constitution and constitutional amendments: Criminal justice information and records: Firearms and explosives: Manufacturing

Description: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that mandates imposed on manufacturers requiring inclusion of unproven and unreliable technology in firearms is costly and punitive, and the prohibition of firearms without such features is an infringement on the rights of citizens under the Second Amendment. Expresses the sense that: (1) a requirement for gun manufacturers to include microstamping technology in firearms is costly and punitive, and (2) a requirement for firearms to have such features infringes on Second Amendment rights.

Session: 114th Congress

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

Last Action Date: May 18, 2016

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/114th-congress/house-resolution/731/all-info

Sponsors

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1 sponsors: Doug LaMalfa (R);

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

History
Chamber Date Action
House May 18, 2016 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
House May 16, 2016 Introduced in House
House May 16, 2016 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H2418)
House May 16, 2016 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced May 17 2016 federal link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee
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