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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB2725

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Accountability for Online Firearms Marketplaces Act of 2021

Subject: Science, technology, communications

Description: Removes the federal liability protection that a provider of an interactive computer service (e.g., a social media company) receives for content provided by third parties if the provider operates an online firearms marketplace. Online firearms marketplace refers to an interactive computer service that (1) facilitates firearm-related transactions, (2) advertises or otherwise makes available proposals for transferring firearms, or (3) makes digital instructions for programming a three-dimensional printer to make a firearm.

Session: 117th Congress

Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Last Action Date: September 13, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/senate-bill/2725/all-info

Sponsors

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3 sponsors: Richard Blumenthal (D); Dianne Feinstein (D); Sheldon Whitehouse (D);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 3% (3 of 100)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Sep 13, 2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Sep 14 2021 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: Commerce, Science, And Transportation

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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