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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB3706

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Legislation Overview

Title: A bill to allow Federal law enforcement officers to purchase retired service weapons, and for other purposes.

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Firearms and explosives: Government buildings, facilities, and property: Law enforcement officers

Description: Generally permits a federal law enforcement officer to purchase a retired handgun from the agency that issued a handgun to the officer. The bill directs the General Services Administration to develop policies to facilitate the sale and disposition of eligible handguns.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: May 13, 2020



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3 sponsors: John Cornyn (R); Patrick Leahy (D); Tom Cotton (R);

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

Chamber Date Action
Senate May 13, 2020 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 9 2020 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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There have not been any votes on this bill

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