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PA Bill Number: HB1903

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer firearms and for ...

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer firearms and for ...

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: Sep 23, 2021

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB1560

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We will remain vigilant on this as there is no text describing what is meant by "support" and the legislators involved have a long track record of anti-gun efforts. They frequently hide gun control measures in other legislation.

Legislation Overview

Title: Resources for Victims of Gun Violence Act of 2021

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Advisory bodies: Congressional oversight: Crime victims: Firearms and explosives: Government information and archives: Government studies and investigations: Violent crime

Description: Establishes the Advisory Council to Support Victims of Gun Violence. Among other things, the advisory council must assess the needs of victims of gun violence and disseminate information about helpful resources.

Session: 117th Congress

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

Last Action Date: May 18, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/1560/all-info

Companion Bill: SB556

Sponsors

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79 sponsors: Dwight Evans (D); Jake Auchincloss (D); Nanette Barragan (D); Karen Bass (D); Joyce Beatty (D); Don Beyer (D); Earl Blumenauer (D); Lisa Rochester (D); Jamaal Bowman (D); Julia Brownley (D); Cheri Bustos (D); Andre Carson (D); Sean Casten (D); Yvette Clarke (D); Jim Cooper (D); Jim Costa (D); Madeleine Dean (D); Diana DeGette (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Michael Doyle (D); Veronica Escobar (D); Adriano Espaillat (D); Jesus Garcia (D); Al Green (D); Raul Grijalva (D); Alcee Hastings (D); Jahana Hayes (D); Brian Higgins (D); James Himes (D); Steven Horsford (D); Sheila Jackson-Lee (D); Henry Johnson (D); Mondaire Jones (D); Robin Kelly (D); Ro Khanna (D); Daniel Kildee (D); Ann Kirkpatrick (D); Brenda Lawrence (D); Barbara Lee (D); Stephen Lynch (D); Lucy McBath (D); Betty McCollum (D); Donald McEachin (D); James McGovern (D); Gregory Meeks (D); Grace Meng (D); Joseph Morelle (D); Seth Moulton (D); Joseph Neguse (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Mark Pocan (D); Ayanna Pressley (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Lucille Roybal-Allard (D); Mary Gay Scanlon (D); Janice Schakowsky (D); Terri Sewell (D); Albio Sires (D); Adam Smith (D); Jackie Speier (D); Thomas Suozzi (D); Bennie Thompson (D); Rashida Tlaib (D); Lauren Underwood (D); Juan Vargas (D); Marc Veasey (D); Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D); Bonnie Coleman (D); Susan Wild (D); Rebecca Sherrill (D); Zoe Lofgren (D); Steve Cohen (D); Anna Eshoo (D); Ed Perlmutter (D); Eddie Johnson (D); Darren Soto (D); Chrissy Houlahan (D); John Larson (D); Elizabeth Fletcher (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House May 18 2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
House Mar 3 2021 Introduced in House
House Mar 3 2021 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Apr 24 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

Comments On This Bill

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