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PA Bill Number: HR604

Title: Declaring gun violence a social epidemic that requires immediate action and condemning the National Rifle Association's increasingly extreme and ...

Description: Declaring gun violence a social epidemic that requires immediate action and condemning the National Rifle Association's increasingly extreme and ...

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: Nov 14, 2019

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB1112

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This legislation expands failed background checks.

Legislation Overview

Title: Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2019

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Criminal justice information and records: Firearms and explosives: Licensing and registrations: Retail and wholesale trades

Description: Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2019 This bill revises background check requirements applicable to proposed firearm transfers from a federal firearms licensee (e.g., a licensed gun dealer) to an unlicensed person. Additionally, the bill modifies statutory references with respect to a particular category of prohibited persons (i.e., persons barred from receiving or possessing a firearm). Specifically, it replaces references to persons "adjudicated as a mental defective" with persons "adjudicated with mental illness, severe developmental disability, or severe emotional instability."

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 30.

Last Action Date: March 5, 2019

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/1112/all-info

Sponsors

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16 sponsors: James Clyburn (D); Peter King (R); Joe Cunningham (D); Ilhan Omar (D); Harley Rouda (D); Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D); Brad Sherman (D); Bradley Schneider (D); Andy Levin (D); Jamie Raskin (D); David Cicilline (D); Danny Davis (D); Val Demings (D); Thomas Suozzi (D); Tom Malinowski (D); Ro Khanna (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Mar 5 2019 Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 30.
Senate Mar 4 2019 Received in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.
House Feb 28 2019 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 145, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Levin (MI) amendment No. 3.
House Feb 28 2019 The House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 1112.
House Feb 28 2019 The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
House Feb 28 2019 Mrs. Lesko moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text: CR H2291)
House Feb 28 2019 DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lesko motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to insert new text on cases in which the transferee is a victim of a crime of domestic violence.
House Feb 28 2019 The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
House Feb 28 2019 On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 194 - 232 (Roll no. 102).
House Feb 28 2019 On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 228 - 198 (Roll no. 103). (text: CR H2284)
House Feb 28 2019 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
House Feb 28 2019 Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 145. (consideration: CR H2277-2293)
House Feb 28 2019 Provides for one hour of debate on each measure. Only those amendments printed in the report shall be in order and the previous question shall be considered ordered without intervening motions except one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
House Feb 28 2019 House resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 145 and Rule XVIII.
House Feb 28 2019 The Speaker designated the Honorable Lauren Underwood to act as Chairwoman of the Committee.
House Feb 28 2019 GENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 1112.
House Feb 28 2019 H.Amdt.49 Amendment (A001) offered by Mr. Rice (SC). (consideration: CR H2284-2285; text: CR H2285)
House Feb 28 2019 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 145, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Rice (SC) amendment No. 1.
House Feb 28 2019 H.Amdt.49 By unanimous consent, the Rice (SC) amendment was withdrawn. (consideration: CR H2285)
House Feb 28 2019 H.Amdt.50 Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Schneider. (consideration: CR H2285-2287, H2289-2290; text: CR H2285)
House Feb 28 2019 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 145, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Schneider amendment No. 2.
House Feb 28 2019 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Schneider amendment No. 2, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Nadler demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until later in the legislative day.
House Feb 28 2019 H.Amdt.51 Amendment (A003) offered by Mr. Levin (MI). (consideration: CR H2287; text: CR H2287)
House Feb 28 2019 H.Amdt.51 On agreeing to the Levin (MI) amendment (A003) Agreed to by voice vote.
House Feb 28 2019 H.Amdt.52 Amendment (A004) offered by Ms. Porter. (consideration: CR H2287-2288; text: CR H2288)
House Feb 28 2019 DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 145, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Porter amendment No. 4.
House Feb 28 2019 H.Amdt.52 On agreeing to the Porter amendment (A004) Agreed to by voice vote.
House Feb 28 2019 H.Amdt.53 Amendment (A005) offered by Mr. Van Drew. (consideration: CR H2288-2289, H2290-2291; text: CR H2288)
House Feb 28 2019 DEABTE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 145, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Van Drew amendment No. 5.
House Feb 28 2019 POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Van Drew amendment No. 5, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Collins (GA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings until later in the legislative day.
House Feb 28 2019 H.Amdt.50 On agreeing to the Schneider amendment (A002) Agreed to by recorded vote: 282 - 144 (Roll no. 100).
House Feb 28 2019 H.Amdt.53 On agreeing to the Van Drew amendment (A005) Agreed to by recorded vote: 234 - 193 (Roll no. 101).
House Feb 26 2019 Rule H. Res. 145 passed House.
House Feb 25 2019 Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 145 Reported to House. Provides for one hour of debate on each measure. Only those amendments printed in the report shall be in order and the previous question shall be considered ordered without intervening motions except one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
House Feb 22 2019 Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 116-12.
House Feb 22 2019 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 4.
House Feb 13 2019 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
House Feb 13 2019 Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 21 - 14.
House Feb 8 2019 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
House Feb 8 2019 Introduced in House
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Feb 16 2019 federal bill text bill text
Introduced Feb 22 2019 federal bill text bill text
Engrossed Feb 28 2019 federal bill text bill text
Introduced Mar 7 2019 federal bill text bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
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Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call
Description Vote Date Yea Votes Nay Votes No Votes Absent Passed Rating Comments
02/28/2019 228 198 6 0 Yes
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02/28/2019 194 232 5 0 No
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02/28/2019 234 193 10 0 Yes This amendment would allow a 25 day delay in processing a firearm sale.
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02/28/2019 282 144 11 0 Yes This amendment would require the FBI to report on the number of petitions that could not receive a determination in 10 days.
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