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Proposed Federal Gun Legislation SB1592

  this is an pro-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Firearm Act of 2017

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Criminal justice information and records: Firearms and explosives: Racial and ethnic relations

Description: Firearm Act of 2017 This bill prohibits the federal government from requiring an individual's race or ethnicity to be disclosed in connection with a firearm transfer to that individual.

Session: 115th Congress

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

Last Action Date: July 20, 2017

Link: NA


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8 sponsors: Roy Blunt (R); Thad Cochran (R); John Cornyn (R); Joe Manchin (D); Michael Enzi (R); John Thune (R); Luther Strange (R); Shelley Capito (R);

Percentage of Senate sponsoring bill: 8% (8 of 100)

Chamber Date Action
Senate Jul 20, 2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Aug 2 2017 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


There have not been any votes on this bill

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