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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB2690

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Title: RESPONSE Act Restoring, Enhancing, Securing, and Promoting Our Nation's Safety Efforts Act of 2019

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Administrative law and regulatory procedures: Child health: Child safety and welfare: Community life and organization: Congressional oversight: Correctional facilities and imprisonment: Crime prevention: Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation: Criminal justice information and records: Elementary and secondary education: Emergency communications systems: Federal Communications Commission (FCC): Firearms and explosives: Fraud offenses and financial crimes: Government information and archives: Health care coverage and access: Health care quality: Health facilities and institutions: Health personnel: Health programs administration and funding: Health promotion and preventive care: Health technology, devices, supplies: Higher education: Home and outpatient care: Internet and video services: Juvenile crime and gang violence: Law enforcement administration and funding: Law enforcement officers: Medicaid: Medical education: Medical tests and diagnostic methods: Mental health: Rural conditions and development: Social work, volunteer service, charitable organizations: State and local government operations: Student aid and college costs: Telecommunication rates and fees: Terrorism: Violent crime: Drug therapy: Health care costs and insurance

Description: A bill to reduce mass violence, strengthen mental health collaboration in communities, improve school safety, and for other purposes.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S6094-6095)

Last Action Date: October 23, 2019

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/senate-bill/2690/all-info


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9 sponsors: John Cornyn (R); Martha McSally (R); Joni Ernst (R); Thom Tillis (R); Shelley Capito (R); Tim Scott (R); James Lankford (R); Johnny Isakson (R); Bill Cassidy (R);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 9% (9 of 100)

Chamber Date Action
Senate Oct 23, 2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S6094-6095)
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Oct 30 2019 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

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