Help us keep you informed about new legislation that could effect your right to bear arms. Even a small donation helps us keep this running. Please consider signing up for a paying membership or making a donation, every little bit helps.

toggle menu

Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HR977

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Expressing support for the designation of June 5, 2020, as "National Gun Violence Awareness Day" and June 2020 as "National Gun Violence Awareness Month".

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Commemorative events and holidays: Community life and organization: Crime prevention: Crime victims: Firearms and explosives: Violent crime

Description: This resolution supports the designation of National Gun Violence Awareness Month and the designation of National Gun Violence Awareness Day.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: May 22, 2020



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'.

24 sponsors: Robin Kelly (D); Nanette Barragan (D); Filemon Vela (D); Bobby Rush (D); David Scott (D); Madeleine Dean (D); Donna Shalala (D); Mike Quigley (D); David Cicilline (D); Lucy McBath (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Janice Schakowsky (D); Steven Horsford (D); Danny Davis (D); Eddie Johnson (D); Jim Costa (D); Jimmy Panetta (D); Joyce Beatty (D); Grace Meng (D); Adam Smith (D); Kathy Castor (D); Albio Sires (D); Anna Eshoo (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 6% (24 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House May 22, 2020 Introduced in House
House May 22, 2020 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced May 23 2020 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: Judiciary

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

Discuss this bill and other firearm related topics in our brand new discussion forum