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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB875

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: NICS Denial Notification Act of 2019

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: 116th Congress

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

Last Action Date: March 26, 2019

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/senate-bill/875/all-info

Sponsors

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12 sponsors: Pat Toomey (R); Christopher Coons (D); Marco Rubio (R); Doug Jones (D); Susan Collins (R); Tammy Duckworth (D); David Perdue (R); Amy Klobuchar (D); Thomas Carper (D); Lamar Alexander (R); Joe Manchin (D); James Lankford (R);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 12% (12 of 100)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Mar 26, 2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Apr 9 2019 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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