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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB3042

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Title: Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2022 Science Appropriations Act, 2022 Department of Commerce Appropriations Act, 2022 Department of Justice Appropriations Act, 2022

Subject: Economics and public finance: Alaska: Appropriations: Atmospheric science and weather: California: Census and government statistics: Commission on Civil Rights: Computer security and identity theft: Correctional facilities and imprisonment: Crime prevention: Crimes against women: Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation: Criminal procedure and sentencing: Department of Commerce: Department of Justice: Disability and paralysis: Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA): Drug trafficking and controlled substances: Economic development: Employment discrimination and employee rights: Endangered and threatened species: Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC): Executive Office of the President: Executive agency funding and structure: Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI): Idaho: Indian lands and resources rights: Intellectual property: Judicial procedure and administration: Juvenile crime and gang violence: Law enforcement administration and funding: Law enforcement officers: Lawyers and legal services: Legal Services Corporation: Marine Mammal Commission: Marine and coastal resources, fisheries: Minority and disadvantaged businesses: National Aeronautics and Space Administration: National Science Foundation: Nevada: Office of the U.S. Trade Representative: Olympic games: Oregon: Pacific Ocean: Radio spectrum allocation: Research administration and funding: Space flight and exploration: Spacecraft and satellites: State and local courts: U.S. International Trade Commission: Violent crime: Washington State

Description: Provides FY2022 appropriations to the Department of Commerce, the Department of Justice (DOJ), the science agencies, and several related agencies. The bill provides appropriations to the Department of Commerce for the International Trade Administration, the Bureau of Industry and Security, the Economic Development Administration, the Minority Business Development Agency, Economic and Statistical Analysis, the Bureau of the Census, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and Departmental Management. The bill provides appropriations to DOJ for General Administration; the Executive Office for Immigration Review; the Office of Inspector General; the U.S. Parole Commission; Legal Activities; the U.S. Marshals Service; the National Security Division; Interagency Law Enforcement; the Federal Bureau of Investigation; the Drug Enforcement Administration; the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives; and the Federal Prison System. The bill also provides appropriations to DOJ for state and local law enforcement activities, including the Office on Violence Against Women, the Office of Justice Programs, and Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS). The bill provides appropriations for science agencies, including the Office of Science and Technology Policy, the National Space Council, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and the National Science Foundation. The bill provides appropriations to related agencies, including the Commission on Civil Rights, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the U.S. International Trade Commission, the Legal Services Corporation, the Marine Mammal Commission, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, the State Justice Institute, and the Commission on the State of U.S. Olympics and Paralympics. The bill also sets forth requirements and restrictions for using funds provided by this and other appropriations acts.

Session: 117th Congress

Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Appropriations. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S7156-7158)

Last Action Date: October 21, 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'.

1 sponsors: Jeanne Shaheen (D);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 1% (1 of 100)

Chamber Date Action
Senate Oct 21, 2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Appropriations. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S7156-7158)
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Oct 26 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: Appropriations

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There have not been any votes on this bill

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