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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB4278

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Age 21 Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation: Firearms and explosives: Licensing and registrations: Retail and wholesale trades

Description: Raises the minimum age to purchase a large capacity ammunition feeding device or semiautomatic assault weapon from 18 to 21 years of age.

Session: 117th Congress

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

Last Action Date: May 19, 2022

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/senate-bill/4278/all-info


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'.

15 sponsors: Dianne Feinstein (D); Richard Blumenthal (D); Robert Casey (D); Amy Klobuchar (D); Ron Wyden (D); Cory Booker (D); Alex Padilla (D); Kirsten Gillibrand (D); Patrick Leahy (D); Sheldon Whitehouse (D); Brian Schatz (D); Christopher Coons (D); Benjamin Cardin (D); Jack Reed (D); Jeff Merkley (D);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 15% (15 of 100)

Chamber Date Action
Senate May 19, 2022 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 2 2022 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

Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call

There have not been any votes on this bill

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