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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB736

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Assault Weapons Ban of 2021

Subject: Crime and law enforcement

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'.

41 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); Michael Bennet (D); Gary Peters (D); Patrick Leahy (D);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 41% (41 of 100)

Chamber Date Action
Senate Mar 11, 2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Apr 8 2021 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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