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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB2426

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Correctional Officer Self-Protection Act of 2014

Subject: Correctional facilities and imprisonment: Firearms and explosives: Law enforcement officers: Crime and law enforcement

Description: Correctional Officer Self-Protection Act of 2014 - Amends the federal criminal code to require the Director of the Bureau of Prisons to ensure that each chief executive officer of a federal penal or correctional institution: (1) provides a secure storage area located outside of the secure perimeter of the institution for qualified law enforcement officers employed by the Bureau to store firearms, or allows such officers to store firearms in a vehicle lockbox approved by the Director; and (2) allows such officers to carry concealed firearms on the premises outside of the secure perimeter of the institution.

Session: 113th Congress

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

Last Action Date: June 4, 2014

Link: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d113:SN02426:@@@L&summ2=m&

Sponsors

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2 sponsors: Toomey, Pat; Manchin, Joe, III;

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 2% (2 of 100)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Jun 4, 2014 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 12 2014 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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