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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB840

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Respect for the Second Amendment Act


Description: A bill to protect the rights of the people of the United States under the Second Amendment to the Constitution of the United States.

Session: 118th Congress

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

Last Action Date: March 16, 2023



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'.

11 sponsors: Lindsey Graham (R); Chuck Grassley (R); John Cornyn (R); Mike Lee (R); Ted Cruz (R); Josh Hawley (R); Tom Cotton (R); John Kennedy (R); Thom Tillis (R); Marsha Blackburn (R); Rick Scott (R);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 11% (11 of 100)

Chamber Date Action
Senate Mar 16, 2023 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Mar 30 2023 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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