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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB1610

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Legislation Overview

Title: LEOSA Reform Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement

Description: Broadens the authority for certain law enforcement officers to carry concealed firearms across state lines. Specifically, the bill allows qualified active and retired law enforcement officers to carry concealed firearms and ammunition (including magazines) in school zones; in national parks; on state, local, or private property that is open to the public; and in certain federal facilities that are open to the public. Further, the bill permits states to reduce the frequency with which retired law enforcement officers must meet certain qualification standards.

Session: 117th Congress

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

Last Action Date: May 13, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/senate-bill/1610/all-info

Companion Bill: HB1210

Sponsors

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3 sponsors: John Kennedy (R); Thom Tillis (R); Marsha Blackburn (R);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 3% (3 of 100)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate May 13, 2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 10 2021 federal link bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
Committee

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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