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 . ...
Last Action Date: Sep 24, 2022
Further infringing upon your rights while criminals continue to ignore the statutes. The only ones hurt by ammunition restrictions are the law abiding citizens of this nation.
Title: Keep Americans Safe Act
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Civil actions and liability: Firearms and explosives: Law enforcement administration and funding: Retail and wholesale trades: Trade restrictions
Description: Establishes a new criminal offense for the import, sale, manufacture, transfer, or possession of a large capacity ammunition feeding device (LCAFD). The bill does not prohibit certain conduct with respect to an LCAFD, including the following: importation, sale, manufacture, transfer, or possession related to certain law enforcement efforts, or authorized tests or experiments; importation, sale, transfer, or possession related to securing nuclear materials; and possession by a retired law enforcement officer. The bill permits continued possession of, but prohibits sale or transfer of, a grandfathered LCAFD. Newly manufactured LCAFDs must display serial number identification and the date of manufacture. Additionally, the bill allows a state or local government to use Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program funds to compensate individuals who surrender an LCAFD under a buy-back program.
Session: 117th Congress
Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Last Action Date: October 19, 2021
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52 sponsors: Theodore Deutch (D); Diana DeGette (D); Dina Titus (D); Jerrold Nadler (D); Don Beyer (D); Suzanne Bonamici (D); Danny Davis (D); Val Demings (D); Michael Doyle (D); Adriano Espaillat (D); Dwight Evans (D); Raul Grijalva (D); Chrissy Houlahan (D); Stephen Lynch (D); Betty McCollum (D); Joseph Morelle (D); Seth Moulton (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Scott Peters (D); Mark Pocan (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Kathleen Rice (D); C.A. Ruppersberger (D); Tim Ryan (D); Mary Gay Scanlon (D); Janice Schakowsky (D); Bradley Schneider (D); Eric Swalwell (D); Frederica Wilson (D); Mike Quigley (D); Bobby Rush (D); David Cicilline (D); Maxine Waters (D); Tony Cardenas (D); Earl Blumenauer (D); Ro Khanna (D); Frank Mrvan (D); Nikema Williams (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Jake Auchincloss (D); Ed Case (D); Brian Higgins (D); Tom Malinowski (D); Jason Crow (D); Thomas Suozzi (D); Luis Correa (D); Gregory Meeks (D); Conor Lamb (D); John Yarmuth (D); Suzan DelBene (D); Julia Brownley (D); John Garamendi (D)
|House||Oct 19 2021||Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.|
|House||Apr 14 2021||Introduced in House|
|House||Apr 14 2021||Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||Jun 7 2021||federal bill text||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
There have not been any votes on this bill
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