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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB1506

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to permit certain individuals complying with State law to possess firearms.

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Child safety and welfare: Educational facilities and institutions: Elementary and secondary education: Firearms and explosives: Licensing and registrations: State and local government operations

Description: Modifies the criminal prohibition on possession of a firearm in a school zone. Specifically, it revises an exception to permit an individual to possess a firearm in a school zone if that individual is in compliance with the laws of the state and political subdivision in which the school zone is located.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: May 16, 2019


Companion Bill: HB5301


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'.

10 sponsors: Mike Rounds (R); Marsha Blackburn (R); Mike Braun (R); Kevin Cramer (R); Josh Hawley (R); Mike Lee (R); Michael Enzi (R); John Kennedy (R); John Thune (R); James Inhofe (R);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 10% (10 of 100)

Chamber Date Action
Senate May 16, 2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 3 2019 federal link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time

Chamber: S

Committee Name: Judiciary

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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