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Proposed Federal Gun Legislation HB435

  this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: National Gun Violence Research Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Business records: Criminal justice information and records: Department of Commerce: Department of Health and Human Services: Firearms and explosives: Government studies and investigations: Higher education: Intergovernmental relations: Licensing and registrations: National Science Foundation: Research administration and funding: Violent crime: Advisory bodies: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): Crime prevention: Health promotion and preventive care: Medical research: National Institutes of Health (NIH): Product safety and quality

Description: National Gun Violence Research Act This bill amends various provisions of law and sets forth new provisions to promote gun violence research. Among other things, the bill does the following: removes limitations on the use of firearms tracing data by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives; permits funds made available to the Department of Health and Human Services to be used for gun violence research; establishes the National Gun Violence Research Program to promote gun violence research; and authorizes various competitive grants to support research into the nature, causes, consequences, and prevention of gun violence.

Session: 116th Congress

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

Last Action Date: February 12, 2019

Link: NA

Sponsors

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43 sponsors: Eddie Johnson (D); Jerry McNerney (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Darren Soto (D); Katie Hill (D); Frederica Wilson (D); Madeleine Dean (D); Ayanna Pressley (D); Albio Sires (D); Tulsi Gabbard (D); Bonnie Coleman (D); Ilhan Omar (D); Yvette Clarke (D); Jose Serrano (D); Val Demings (D); Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Steve Cohen (D); Raja Krishnamoorthi (D); Lauren Underwood (D); Debbie Dingell (D); Donald Payne (D); Alcee Hastings (D); Haley Stevens (D); John Yarmuth (D); Sean Casten (D); Rebecca Sherrill (D); Ro Khanna (D); Bill Foster (D); Zoe Lofgren (D); Gwen Moore (D); Andre Carson (D); Ed Case (D); Adam Smith (D); Ann Kuster (D); Sheila Jackson-Lee (D); Kathy Castor (D); Janice Schakowsky (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Debra Haaland (D); Barbara Lee (D); Eric Swalwell (D); Dean Phillips (D);

Percentage of House Of Representatives sponsoring bill: 10% (43 of 435)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Feb 12, 2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Research and Technology.
House Jan 25, 2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
House Jan 10, 2019 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Science, Space, and Technology, and Energy and Commerce, 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.
House Jan 10, 2019 Introduced in House
House Jan 10, 2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Jan 10, 2019 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Science, Space, and Technology, and Energy and Commerce, 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.
House Jan 10, 2019 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Science, Space, and Technology, and Energy and Commerce, 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.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jan 26 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: H

Committee Name: Subcommittee on Research and Technology

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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