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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB2449

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

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



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'.

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)

Chamber Date Action
Senate Jul 22, 2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jul 28 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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