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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB1844

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Handgun Purchaser Licensing Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Criminal justice information and records: Firearms and explosives: Law enforcement administration and funding: Licensing and registrations

Description: Authorizes a grant program for states, local governments, and Indian tribes to implement and evaluate handgun purchaser licensing requirements.

Session: 116th Congress

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

Last Action Date: June 13, 2019

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/senate-bill/1844/all-info

Sponsors

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4 sponsors: Chris Van Hollen (D); Richard Blumenthal (D); Christopher Murphy (D); Robert Menendez (D);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 4% (4 of 100)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Jun 13, 2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 20 2019 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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