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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB2048

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Equal Access to Justice for Victims of Gun Violence Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement

Description: A bill to repeal the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act, and provide for the discoverability and admissibility of gun trace information in civil proceedings.

Session: 118th Congress

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

Last Action Date: June 20, 2023


Companion Bill: HB4184


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'.

27 sponsors: Richard Blumenthal (D); Thomas Carper (D); Robert Casey (D); Dianne Feinstein (D); Sheldon Whitehouse (D); John Fetterman (D); Alex Padilla (D); Edward Markey (D); Elizabeth Warren (D); Jeff Merkley (D); Benjamin Cardin (D); Tim Kaine (D); Robert Menendez (D); Mazie Hirono (D); Christopher Murphy (D); Peter Welch (D); Cory Booker (D); Ron Wyden (D); Kirsten Gillibrand (D); Jack Reed (D); Tammy Baldwin (D); Tammy Duckworth (D); Chris Van Hollen (D); Bernard Sanders (I); Richard Durbin (D); Christopher Coons (D); Charles Schumer (D);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 27% (27 of 100)

Chamber Date Action
Senate Jun 20, 2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jul 14 2023 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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