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
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Title: Raise the Age Act
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Congressional oversight: Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation: Criminal justice information and records: Department of Justice: Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI): Firearms and explosives: Licensing and registrations: Retail and wholesale trades
Description: Establishes new restrictions on the sale or transfer of certain semiautomatic firearms to individuals under 21 years of age. Specifically, this bill makes it unlawful for a licensed gun dealer, importer, manufacturer, or collector to sell or deliver a semiautomatic center-fire rifle that has (or has the capacity to accept) an ammunition feeding device with a capacity of more than five rounds to an individual who the licensee knows or has reasonable cause to believe is under age 21. The prohibition does not apply if the individual under age 21 is a full-time law enforcement officer or active-duty member of the Armed Forces. The bill also requires the Federal Bureau of Investigation to report on the operation of its public access line, including a description of information sharing protocols and recommendations for improving such protocols.
Session: 117th Congress
Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Last Action Date: November 9, 2021
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77 sponsors: Anthony Brown (D); Jake Auchincloss (D); Emanuel Cleaver (D); Diana DeGette (D); Dwight Evans (D); Jahana Hayes (D); James Langevin (D); Gwen Moore (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Ayanna Pressley (D); C.A. Ruppersberger (D); Janice Schakowsky (D); Bonnie Coleman (D); Ro Khanna (D); John Yarmuth (D); Barbara Lee (D); Kweisi Mfume (D); Andre Carson (D); Yvette Clarke (D); Katie Porter (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Melanie Stansbury (D); Brian Fitzpatrick (R); Thomas Suozzi (D); Tom Malinowski (D); Eric Swalwell (D); Alan Lowenthal (D); Carolyn Maloney (D); Jackie Speier (D); Lisa Rochester (D); Madeleine Dean (D); John Sarbanes (D); Abigail Spanberger (D); David Trone (D); Mary Gay Scanlon (D); Mike Quigley (D); Judy Chu (D); Ruben Gallego (D); Mark Pocan (D); Earl Blumenauer (D); Alma Adams (D); Lucille Roybal-Allard (D); John Larson (D); Donald Payne (D); Jim Costa (D); Dina Titus (D); Danny Davis (D); Elizabeth Fletcher (D); Seth Moulton (D); David Cicilline (D); Angela Craig (D); Karen Bass (D); Doris Matsui (D); Colin Allred (D); Kathy Castor (D); Haley Stevens (D); Gregory Meeks (D); Sheila Jackson-Lee (D); Adam Kinzinger (R); Jamaal Bowman (D); Frank Pallone (D); Suzanne Bonamici (D); Luis Correa (D); Cheri Bustos (D); Henry Johnson (D); Greg Stanton (D); Bill Pascrell (D); Joseph Neguse (D); Al Green (D); David Scott (D); Rebecca Sherrill (D); Scott Peters (D); Ilhan Omar (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Nikema Williams (D); Carolyn Bourdeaux (D); John Garamendi (D)
|House||Nov 9 2021||Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.|
|House||May 7 2021||Introduced in House|
|House||May 7 2021||Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||Jun 22 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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