Title: NICS Denial Notification Act of 2021
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Administrative remedies: Congressional oversight: Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation: Criminal justice information and records: Firearms and explosives: Government studies and investigations: Intergovernmental relations: Law enforcement administration and funding: State and local government operations
Description: Requires the Department of Justice to notify state and local law enforcement authorities following a firearms-related background check that results in a denial.
Session: 117th Congress
Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Last Action Date: March 10, 2021
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'.
14 sponsors: Christopher Coons (D); John Cornyn (R); Tammy Duckworth (D); Marco Rubio (R); Thomas Carper (D); James Lankford (R); Amy Klobuchar (D); Susan Collins (R); Joe Manchin (D); Pat Toomey (R); Lindsey Graham (R); Jeanne Shaheen (D); Chuck Grassley (R); Patrick Leahy (D);
Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 14% (14 of 100)
|Senate||Mar 10, 2021||Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||Apr 8 2021||federal link||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Judiciary
Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call
There have not been any votes on this bill
Comments On This Bill
We want you to speak your mind but please keep your comments 'family friendly'.