Title: National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) Data Integrity Act of 2020
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Criminal justice information and records: Firearms and explosives: Government information and archives
Description: Modifies requirements governing the national instant criminal background check system (NICS). Specifically, it allows the NICS to retain records related to a firearms-related background check for as long as necessary to make a final determination of firearms eligibility. Additionally, it requires the NICS to query an additional database—the National Data Exchange—as part of a firearm-related background check.
Session: 116th Congress
Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Last Action Date: May 21, 2020
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Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 5% (5 of 100)
|Senate||May 21, 2020||Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||Jun 23 2020||federal link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Judiciary
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