Title: Federal Firearms Licensee Protection Act of 2021
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Crimes against property: Criminal procedure and sentencing: Firearms and explosives
Description: Modifies criminal penalties for an offense involving the theft of a firearm from a licensed importer, manufacturer, or dealer, or from their business premises. Specifically, the bill does the following: increases from 10 to 20 years the maximum prison term, and creates a 3- or 5-year mandatory minimum prison term for an offense that occurs during the commission of a burglary or robbery. An attempt to commit an offense is subject to the same penalties as a substantive offense.
Session: 117th Congress
Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Last Action Date: July 22, 2021
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23 sponsors: Lindsey Graham (R); John Cornyn (R); Thom Tillis (R); Josh Hawley (R); Ted Cruz (R); Mike Crapo (R); James Risch (R); Marsha Blackburn (R); Marco Rubio (R); Tommy Tuberville (R); Bill Cassidy (R); Shelley Capito (R); James Inhofe (R); Mike Braun (R); Tom Cotton (R); Chuck Grassley (R); Cindy Hyde-Smith (R); Kevin Cramer (R); John Boozman (R); Steve Daines (R); Lisa Murkowski (R); Bill Hagerty (R); Deb Fischer (R);
Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 23% (23 of 100)
|Senate||Jul 22, 2021||Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||Jul 28 2021||federal link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Judiciary
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