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PA Bill Number: HB1725

Title: In inchoate crimes, prohibiting the possession of firearm at polling place.

Description: In inchoate crimes, prohibiting the possession of firearm at polling place. ...

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Last Action Date: Jul 17, 2019

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB2757

this is an anti-gun bill   evalutation

Another underhanded effort to fund anti-gun efforts through biased government connected entities such as the CDC.

Legislation Overview

Title: Public Health Violence Prevention Act

Subject: Health: Advisory bodies: Aging: Crime prevention: Criminal justice information and records: Department of Health and Human Services: Domestic violence and child abuse: Education programs funding: Elementary and secondary education: Emergency medical services and trauma care: Executive agency funding and structure: Firearms and explosives: Health facilities and institutions: Health information and medical records: Health programs administration and funding: Law enforcement administration and funding: Medical education: Medical research: Mental health: Research administration and funding: Sex offenses: Violent crime

Description: Public Health Violence Prevention Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to establish the National Center for Violence Prevention in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to take over the duties and authorities relating to violence prevention from the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control. The National Center for Violence Prevention, to address violence and prevention as health issues, must establish: (1) the Public Health Violence Prevention Program to award competitive grants to public health departments, schools of public health, criminal justice agencies, and public school districts, with preference given to projects serving areas with the highest rates of violence or the highest increases in violence; and (2) the Private Health Care Sector Violence Prevention Program to award competitive grants to health care providers, community-based organizations, and academic medical centers. The bill establishes the National Health Violence Prevention Program with the following offices and programs: the Office of Applied Violence Prevention Research, the National Advisory Board on Violence Prevention, the Violence Prevention Training Program, the Office of Data Collection and Evaluation, and the Office of Violence Prevention Education and Outreach. The Department of Health and Human Services must rename the Office of Noncommunicable Diseases, Injury, and Environmental Health as the Office of Noncommunicable Diseases, Violence, Injury, and Environmental Health.

Session: 115th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Last Action Date: June 2, 2017

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/2757/all-info

Sponsors

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2 sponsors: Mike Quigley (D); Alcee Hastings (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Jun 2 2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
House May 26 2017 Introduced in House
House May 26 2017 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 14 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 Health

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

Comments On This Bill

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