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Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation SR217

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Legislation Overview

Title: A resolution expressing support for the designation of June 7 through June 9, 2019, as "National Gun Violence Awareness Weekend" and June 2019 as "National Gun Violence Awareness Month".

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Commemorative events and holidays: Community life and organization: Crime prevention: Crime victims: Firearms and explosives: Violent crime

Description: This resolution expresses support for the designation of June 2019 as National Gun Violence Awareness Month and the designation of June 7-June 9, 2019, as National Gun Violence Awareness Weekend.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text: CR S3011)

Last Action Date: May 21, 2019

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/senate-resolution/217/all-info


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19 sponsors: Richard Durbin (D); Tammy Duckworth (D); Cory Booker (D); Richard Blumenthal (D); Dianne Feinstein (D); Kamala Harris (D); Mazie Hirono (D); Amy Klobuchar (D); Edward Markey (D); Christopher Murphy (D); Patty Murray (D); Chris Van Hollen (D); Tim Kaine (D); Maria Cantwell (D); Robert Casey (D); Jack Reed (D); Christopher Coons (D); Thomas Carper (D); Benjamin Cardin (D);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 19% (19 of 100)

Chamber Date Action
Senate May 21, 2019 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text: CR S3011)
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced May 22 2019 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

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