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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation HR993

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Expressing support for the designation of June 2020 as "National Gun Violence Awareness Month", and calling on Congress to address gun violence.

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Commemorative events and holidays: Crime prevention: Criminal justice information and records: Firearms and explosives: Licensing and registrations: Retail and wholesale trades

Description: This resolution expresses support for National Gun Violence Awareness Month. It calls on the Senate to pass legislation to prevent gun violence, including the following: H.B. 8, the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019; and H.B. 1112, the Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2019.

Session: 116th Congress

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

Last Action Date: June 4, 2020



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3 sponsors: Eleanor Norton (D); Steven Horsford (D); Kathy Castor (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 1% (3 of 435)

Chamber Date Action
House Jun 4, 2020 Introduced in House
House Jun 4, 2020 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 6 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

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There have not been any votes on this bill

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