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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SB94

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Target Practice and Marksmanship Training Support Act

Subject: Public lands and natural resources: Firearms and explosives: Forests, forestry, trees: Land transfers: Land use and conservation: Outdoor recreation: Solid waste and recycling: Wildlife conservation and habitat protection

Description: Allows a state to use federal funds to cover a higher percentage of the costs for the construction and expansion of public target ranges. Specifically, a state may use specified federal grant funds to pay up to 90% of such costs (rather than 75%, as under current law). Additionally, amounts provided for these purposes shall remain available for five fiscal years (rather than two, as under current law).

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Indefinitely postponed by Senate by Unanimous Consent.

Last Action Date: April 30, 2019



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'.

15 sponsors: Shelley Capito (R); Michael Bennet (D); John Boozman (R); Mike Crapo (R); Joni Ernst (R); Angus King (I); Joe Manchin (D); James Risch (R); Mike Rounds (R); Dan Sullivan (R); John Cornyn (R); Martin Heinrich (D); Bill Cassidy (R); Jon Tester (D); Roy Blunt (R);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 15% (15 of 100)

Chamber Date Action
Senate Apr 30, 2019 Indefinitely postponed by Senate by Unanimous Consent.
Senate Apr 30, 2019 Senate vitiated previous passage. (CR S2502)
Senate Apr 10, 2019 Passed Senate without amendment by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S2393; text: CR S2393)
Senate Mar 14, 2019 By Senator Barrasso from Committee on Environment and Public Works filed written report. Report No. 116-8.
Senate Feb 5, 2019 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 18.
Senate Feb 5, 2019 Committee on Environment and Public Works. Reported by Senator Barrasso without amendment. Without written report.
Senate Feb 5, 2019 Committee on Environment and Public Works. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
Senate Jan 10, 2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Engrossed Apr 10 2019 federal link bill text
Introduced Feb 6 2019 federal link bill text
Introduced Jan 23 2019 federal link bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time


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There have not been any votes on this bill

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