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56 total bills, 41 anti-gun bills,
11 pro-gun bills for this session
Proposed Federal Firearm Legislation

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this is an pro-gun bill

HB1072

Title: SAGA Act Second Amendment Guarantee Act

Description: SAGA Act Second Amendment Guarantee Act

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: February 7, 2019

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HB110

Title: To provide an exception to certain mandatory minimum sentence requirements for a person employed outside the United States by a Federal agency, who uses, carries, or possesses the firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence committed while on-duty with a firearm required to be carried while on-duty.

Description: To provide an exception to certain mandatory minimum sentence requirements for a person employed outside the United States by a Federal agency, who uses, carries, or possesses the firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence committed while on-duty with a firearm required to be carried while on-duty. This bill modifies federal criminal penalties. Specifically, it excludes from certain minimum sentencing requirements a federal employee outside the United States who is required to carry a firearm while on duty and who, while on duty, uses, carries, or possesses the a firearm in a crime of violence.

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 3, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB1112

Title: Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2019

Description: Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2019

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: February 8, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB1115

Title: Firearm Safety Act of 2019

Description: Firearm Safety Act of 2019

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Last Action Date: February 8, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB1116

Title: Keeping Guns from High-Risk Individuals Act

Description: Keeping Guns from High-Risk Individuals Act

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: February 8, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB1186

Title: To regulate large capacity ammunition feeding devices.

Description: To regulate large capacity ammunition feeding devices.

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: February 13, 2019

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HB121

Title: Fresh Start Act of 2019

Description: Fresh Start Act of 2019

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 3, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB1236

Title: To support State, Tribal, and local efforts to remove access to firearms from individuals who are a danger to themselves or others pursuant to court orders for this purpose.

Description: To support State, Tribal, and local efforts to remove access to firearms from individuals who are a danger to themselves or others pursuant to court orders for this purpose.

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: February 14, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB1262

Title: To amend title 18, United States Code, to increase the age at which a rifle or shotgun may be acquired from a federally licensed firearms dealer, and for other purposes.

Description: To amend title 18, United States Code, to increase the age at which a rifle or shotgun may be acquired from a federally licensed firearms dealer, and for other purposes.

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: February 14, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB1263

Title: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to subject to the requirements of the National Firearms Act any semiautomatic rifle that has the capacity to accept a detachable magazine.

Description: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to subject to the requirements of the National Firearms Act any semiautomatic rifle that has the capacity to accept a detachable magazine.

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Last Action Date: February 14, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB1266

Title: To amend title 18, United States Code, to require firearm assembly kits to be considered to be firearms.

Description: To amend title 18, United States Code, to require firearm assembly kits to be considered to be firearms.

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: February 14, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB1297

Title: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to include armor-piercing, concealable weapons within the definition of "firearm" under the National Firearms Act, and for other purposes.

Description: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to include armor-piercing, concealable weapons within the definition of "firearm" under the National Firearms Act, and for other purposes.

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Last Action Date: February 15, 2019

this is an pro-gun bill

HB155

Title: Hearing Protection Act

Description: Hearing Protection Act

Last Action: Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Last Action Date: January 3, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB157

Title: Gun Manufacturers Accountability Act

Description: Gun Manufacturers Accountability Act This bill repeals provisions of the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act that prohibit civil actions or administrative proceedings against firearm or ammunition manufacturers, sellers, importers, dealers, or trade associations for harms resulting from the criminal or unlawful misuse of a firearm.

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 3, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB167

Title: To prohibit the transfer of a firearm at a gun show by a person who is not a licensed dealer.

Description: To prohibit the transfer of a firearm at a gun show by a person who is not a licensed dealer.

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 3, 2019

this is an pro-gun bill

HB175

Title: To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to more comprehensively address the interstate transportation of firearms or ammunition.

Description: To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to more comprehensively address the interstate transportation of firearms or ammunition. This bill revises criminal provisions related to the interstate transportation of firearms and ammunition.An individual may transport a firearm between two places (e.g., states) where it is legal to possess, carry, or transport the firearm. During transport, the firearm must be unloaded and secured or securely stored. Additionally, an individual may transport ammunition, or a detachable magazine or feeding device, between two places where it is legal to possess, carry, or transport the ammunition, magazine, or feeding device. During transport, the ammunition, magazine, or feeding device must not be loaded into a firearm and must be securely stored. The bill prohibits the arrest or detention of an individual for a state or local firearm or ammunition violation unless there is probable cause to believe the individual failed to comply with the provisions of this bill.

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 3, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB282

Title: SAFER Now Act Safer America for Everyone Right Now Act

Description: SAFER Now Act Safer America for Everyone Right Now Act

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 8, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB33

Title: Gun Trafficking Prohibition Act

Description: Gun Trafficking Prohibition Act This bill establishes stand-alone criminal offenses for trafficking in firearms and straw purchasing of firearms. The bill expands the categories of prohibited persons (i.e., persons barred from receiving or possessing a firearm or ammunition) to include persons who intend (1) to sell or transfer a firearm or ammunition to a prohibited person, (2) to sell or transfer a firearm to further a crime of violence or drug trafficking offense, or (3) to unlawfully export. It increases the maximum prison term for the sale or transfer of a firearm to or the receipt or possession of a firearm by a prohibited person. The bill revises the existing prohibition on transferring a firearm knowing that it will be used to commit a crime of violence or drug trafficking offense. It broadens the scope of unlawful conduct and increases the maximum prison term for a violator. The bill also revises the existing prohibition on smuggling a firearm into the United States with the intent to unlawfully import or to promote a crime of violence or drug trafficking offense. It broadens the scope of unlawful conduct and increases the maximum prison term for a violator. Finally, the bill makes it a crime to smuggle a firearm or ammunition out of the United States, or conspire or attempt to do so, with the intent to unlawfully export or to promote a crime of violence or drug trafficking offense.

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

Last Action Date: January 3, 2019

this is an pro-gun bill

HB38

Title: Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2019

Description: Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2019 This bill allows a qualified individual to carry a concealed handgun into or possess a concealed handgun in another state that allows individuals to carry concealed firearms. A qualified individual must (1) be eligible to possess, transport, or receive a firearm under federal law; (2) carry a valid photo identification document; and (3) carry a valid concealed carry permit issued by any state or be eligible to carry a concealed firearm in his or her state of residence. Additionally, the bill specifies that a qualified individual who lawfully carries or possesses a concealed handgun in another state (1) is not subject to the federal prohibition on possessing a firearm in a school zone, and (2) may carry or possess the concealed handgun in federally owned lands that are open to the public.

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 3, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB435

Title: National Gun Violence Research Act

Description: National Gun Violence Research Act

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Research and Technology.

Last Action Date: February 12, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB49

Title: Accidental Firearms Transfers Reporting Act of 2019

Description: Accidental Firearms Transfers Reporting Act of 2019 This bill requires the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to report to Congress on the number of firearm transfers where (1) a licensed gun dealer submits a background check through the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS), (2) NICS fails to respond within three business days, and (3) the licensed gun dealer completes the transfer. The FBI must also report on the procedures followed once the transferee is discovered to be ineligible.

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 3, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB511

Title: Protecting Domestic Violence and Stalking Victims Act

Description: Protecting Domestic Violence and Stalking Victims Act

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 11, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB569

Title: Zero Tolerance for Domestic Abusers Act of 2019

Description: Zero Tolerance for Domestic Abusers Act of 2019

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 15, 2019

this is an pro-gun bill

HB606

Title: Fairness in Firearm Testing Act

Description: Fairness in Firearm Testing Act

Last Action: Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Last Action Date: January 16, 2019

this is an pro-gun bill

HB664

Title: Recreational Lands Self-Defense Act of 2019

Description: Recreational Lands Self-Defense Act of 2019

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.

Last Action Date: February 7, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB674

Title: Gun Violence Prevention Research Act of 2019

Description: Gun Violence Prevention Research Act of 2019

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Last Action Date: January 17, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB686

Title: Stop Online Ammunition Sales Act of 2019

Description: Stop Online Ammunition Sales Act of 2019

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 17, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB687

Title: Handgun Licensing and Registration Act of 2019

Description: Handgun Licensing and Registration Act of 2019

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 17, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB717

Title: Raise the Age Act

Description: Raise the Age Act

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 23, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB719

Title: MICRO Act Make Identifiable Criminal Rounds Obvious Act

Description: MICRO Act Make Identifiable Criminal Rounds Obvious Act

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 23, 2019

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HB743

Title: Securing Our Children Act of 2019

Description: Securing Our Children Act of 2019

Last Action: Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Education and Labor, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Last Action Date: January 24, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB744

Title: Protecting Our Communities and Rights Act of 2019

Description: Protecting Our Communities and Rights Act of 2019

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 24, 2019

this is an pro-gun bill

HB775

Title: SHUSH Act Silencers Help Us Save Hearing Act

Description: SHUSH Act Silencers Help Us Save Hearing Act

Last Action: Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

Last Action Date: January 24, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB8

Title: Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019

Description: Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 8, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB820

Title: Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2019

Description: Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2019

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 28, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB821

Title: NICS Review Act of 2019

Description: NICS Review Act of 2019

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 28, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB822

Title: Firearm Risk Protection Act of 2019

Description: Firearm Risk Protection Act of 2019

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 28, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB869

Title: Undetectable Firearms Modernization Act

Description: Undetectable Firearms Modernization Act

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 30, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB930

Title: Stopping the Iron Pipeline Act of 2019

Description: Stopping the Iron Pipeline Act of 2019

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 30, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB939

Title: SECURE Firearm Storage Act Safety Enhancements for Communities Using Reasonable and Effective Firearm Storage Act

Description: SECURE Firearm Storage Act Safety Enhancements for Communities Using Reasonable and Effective Firearm Storage Act

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: January 31, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB942

Title: SAFETY Act Start Advancing Firearms Enhancements and Technology Act of 2018

Description: SAFETY Act Start Advancing Firearms Enhancements and Technology Act of 2018

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

Last Action Date: January 31, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB952

Title: Armor-Piercing Bullets Act of 2019

Description: Armor-Piercing Bullets Act of 2019

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: February 4, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

HB971

Title: AVERT Future Gun Violence Act of 2019 Animal Violence Exposes Real Threat of Future Gun Violence Act of 2019

Description: AVERT Future Gun Violence Act of 2019 Animal Violence Exposes Real Threat of Future Gun Violence Act of 2019

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: February 5, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

SB120

Title: Protecting Domestic Violence and Stalking Victims Act of 2019

Description: Protecting Domestic Violence and Stalking Victims Act of 2019

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

Last Action Date: January 15, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

SB193

Title: Ethan's Law

Description: Ethan's Law

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

Last Action Date: January 18, 2019

this is an pro-gun bill

SB202

Title: SHUSH Act Silencers Help Us Save Hearing Act

Description: SHUSH Act Silencers Help Us Save Hearing Act

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

Last Action Date: January 24, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

SB320

Title: SECURE Firearm Storage Act Safety Enhancements for Communities Using Reasonable and Effective Firearm Storage Act

Description: SECURE Firearm Storage Act Safety Enhancements for Communities Using Reasonable and Effective Firearm Storage Act

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

Last Action Date: February 4, 2019

this is an pro-gun bill

SB351

Title: Gun Owner Registration Information Protection Act

Description: Gun Owner Registration Information Protection Act

Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

Last Action Date: February 6, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

SB42

Title: Background Check Expansion Act

Description: Background Check Expansion Act

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

Last Action Date: January 8, 2019

watching this bill

SB443

Title: A bill to modify the definition of an antique firearm.

Description: A bill to modify the definition of an antique firearm.

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

Last Action Date: February 12, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

SB447

Title: A bill to regulate large capacity ammunition feeding devices.

Description: A bill to regulate large capacity ammunition feeding devices.

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

Last Action Date: February 12, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

SB506

Title: A bill to support State, Tribal, and local efforts to remove access to firearms from individuals who are a danger to themselves or others pursuant to court orders for this purpose.

Description: A bill to support State, Tribal, and local efforts to remove access to firearms from individuals who are a danger to themselves or others pursuant to court orders for this purpose.

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

Last Action Date: February 14, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

SB66

Title: Assault Weapons Ban of 2019

Description: Assault Weapons Ban of 2019

Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S103-104)

Last Action Date: January 9, 2019

this is an pro-gun bill

SB69

Title: Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2019

Description: Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2019 This bill allows a qualified individual to carry a concealed handgun into or possess a concealed handgun in another state that allows its residents to carry concealed firearms. A qualified individual must (1) be eligible to possess, transport, or receive a firearm under federal law; (2) carry a valid photo identification document; and (3) carry a valid state-issued concealed carry permit, or be eligible to carry a concealed firearm in his or her state of residence.

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

Last Action Date: January 9, 2019

this is an anti-gun bill

SB7

Title: Extreme Risk Protection Order and Violence Prevention Act of 2019

Description: Extreme Risk Protection Order and Violence Prevention Act of 2019

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

Last Action Date: January 3, 2019

this is an pro-gun bill

SB94

Title: Target Practice and Marksmanship Training Support Act

Description: Target Practice and Marksmanship Training Support Act

Last Action: Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 18.

Last Action Date: February 5, 2019

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