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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB1916

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Protecting the Right To Keep and Bear Arms Act of 2021

Subject: Emergency management

Description: A bill to prohibit the President and the Secretary of Health and Human Services from declaring certain emergencies or disasters for the purposes of imposing gun control.

Session: 117th Congress

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

Last Action Date: May 27, 2021


Companion Bill: HB1534


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'.

26 sponsors: Mike Braun (R); John Barrasso (R); Marsha Blackburn (R); John Boozman (R); Tom Cotton (R); Kevin Cramer (R); Mike Crapo (R); Steve Daines (R); Joni Ernst (R); Josh Hawley (R); John Hoeven (R); Cindy Hyde-Smith (R); Cynthia Lummis (R); Roger Marshall (R); Jerry Moran (R); James Risch (R); Mike Rounds (R); Rick Scott (R); John Thune (R); Thom Tillis (R); Roger Wicker (R); Todd Young (R); James Lankford (R); Ted Cruz (R); Tim Scott (R); James Inhofe (R);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 26% (26 of 100)

Chamber Date Action
Senate May 27, 2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 24 2021 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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