Title: Protecting the Right To Keep and Bear Arms Act of 2021
Subject: Emergency management: Disaster relief and insurance: Emergency medical services and trauma care: Firearms and explosives: Infectious and parasitic diseases: Manufacturing: Presidents and presidential powers, Vice Presidents: Retail and wholesale trades: War and emergency powers
Description: Prohibits (1) the President or the Department of Health and Human Services from declaring emergencies or disasters for the purpose of imposing gun control; and (2) a federal officer or employee, or person operating under color of federal law, from banning the manufacture, sale, or transfer of firearms or ammunition while acting in support of relief from a major disaster or emergency.
Session: 117th Congress
Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Last Action Date: May 27, 2021
Companion Bill: HB1534
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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)
|Senate||May 27, 2021||Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||Jun 24 2021||federal link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Judiciary
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