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PA Bill Number: HB2856

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for sale or transfer of firearms, and establishing the Pennsylvania Gun Buyback Program ...

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for sale or transfer of firearms, and establishing the Pennsylvania Gun Buyback Program . ...

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Last Action Date: Sep 24, 2022

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB1006

this is an anti-gun bill   evalutation

This legislation is a thinly veiled attack on gun shows using the vitriol of term "gun show loophole" which is nonexistent and this is really the framework for eliminating the private sale of firearms and creating a registry of gun owners.

Legislation Overview

Title: Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2021

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Business records: Congressional oversight: Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation: Criminal justice information and records: Criminal procedure and sentencing: Department of Justice: Firearms and explosives: Licensing and registrations: Retail and wholesale trades

Description: Establishes new requirements regarding firearm transfers at gun shows. Specifically, the bill requires the following: a person who operates a gun show must meet certain requirements (e.g., minimum age and registration); and a firearm transfer between private parties at a gun show must be facilitated by a licensed gun dealer, importer, or manufacturer in compliance with certain background check and recordkeeping requirements.

Session: 117th Congress

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

Last Action Date: April 23, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/1006/all-info

Sponsors

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8 sponsors: Carolyn Maloney (D); Andre Carson (D); Mike Quigley (D); Jahana Hayes (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Ro Khanna (D); Alma Adams (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Apr 23 2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Feb 11 2021 Introduced in House
House Feb 11 2021 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Mar 15 2021 federal bill text 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 Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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