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PA Bill Number: SB897

Title: In sentencing, further providing for sentences for certain drug offenses committed with firearms.

Description: In sentencing, further providing for sentences for certain drug offenses committed with firearms. ...

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: Oct 15, 2019

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB1976

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This legislation would remove the ATF reporting requirement for the sale of multiple long guns (rifles or shotguns) to the same individual.

Legislation Overview

Title: Protecting the Second Amendment Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Firearms and explosives: Licensing and registrations: Manufacturing: Retail and wholesale trades

Description: Protecting the Second Amendment Act This bill prohibits subjecting a licensed gun dealer to a reporting requirement based on the geographic location of the gun dealer's business or the sale of multiple rifles or shotguns to the same person.

Session: 115th Congress

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

Last Action Date: May 1, 2017

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/1976/all-info

Companion Bill: SB1397

Sponsors

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7 sponsors: Evan Jenkins (R); Thomas Massie (R); Jody Hice (R); Pete Olson (R); Blake Farenthold (R); Ralph Norman (R); Andy Biggs (R)

History
Chamber Date Action
House May 1 2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
House Apr 6 2017 Introduced in House
House Apr 6 2017 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Apr 13 2017 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, Homeland Security, And Investigations

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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