Title: Assault Weapons Ban of 2021
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Administrative law and regulatory procedures: Criminal justice information and records: Criminal procedure and sentencing: Department of Justice: Firearms and explosives: Law enforcement administration and funding: Licensing and registrations: Retail and wholesale trades: Trade restrictions
Description: A bill to regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms is not unlimited, and for other purposes.
Session: 117th Congress
Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Last Action Date: March 11, 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'.
38 sponsors: Dianne Feinstein (D); Richard Blumenthal (D); Christopher Murphy (D); Charles Schumer (D); Richard Durbin (D); Edward Markey (D); Brian Schatz (D); Robert Menendez (D); Thomas Carper (D); Sherrod Brown (D); Margaret Hassan (D); Jeff Merkley (D); Sheldon Whitehouse (D); Bernard Sanders (I); Elizabeth Warren (D); Robert Casey (D); Tim Kaine (D); Jack Reed (D); Mark Warner (D); Mazie Hirono (D); Ron Wyden (D); Benjamin Cardin (D); Christopher Coons (D); Tina Smith (D); Cory Booker (D); Chris Van Hollen (D); Jacky Rosen (D); Tammy Duckworth (D); Amy Klobuchar (D); Ben Lujan (D); Alex Padilla (D); Patty Murray (D); Kirsten Gillibrand (D); Jeanne Shaheen (D); Debbie Stabenow (D); John Hickenlooper (D); Tammy Baldwin (D); Raphael Warnock (D);
Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 38% (38 of 100)
|Senate||Mar 11, 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'.