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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB3815

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

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

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/senate-bill/3815/all-info

Sponsors

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5 sponsors: Dianne Feinstein (D); Richard Blumenthal (D); Christopher Murphy (D); Robert Menendez (D); Sherrod Brown (D);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 5% (5 of 100)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate May 21, 2020 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 23 2020 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: Judiciary

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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