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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB556

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Resources for Victims of Gun Violence Act of 2021

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Advisory bodies: Congressional oversight: Crime victims: Firearms and explosives: Government information and archives: Government studies and investigations: Violent crime

Description: Establishes the Advisory Council to Support Victims of Gun Violence. Among other things, the advisory council must assess the needs of victims of gun violence and disseminate information about helpful resources.

Session: 117th Congress

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

Last Action Date: March 3, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/senate-bill/556/all-info

Sponsors

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17 sponsors: Robert Casey (D); Edward Markey (D); Robert Menendez (D); Tammy Duckworth (D); Amy Klobuchar (D); Mazie Hirono (D); Ron Wyden (D); Catherine Cortez Masto (D); Jacky Rosen (D); Richard Blumenthal (D); Richard Durbin (D); Sherrod Brown (D); Elizabeth Warren (D); Jeanne Shaheen (D); Tina Smith (D); Chris Van Hollen (D); Cory Booker (D);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 17% (17 of 100)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Mar 3, 2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Apr 5 2021 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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