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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 HB3458

this is an anti-gun bill   evalutation

This concept failed in California. It is unworkable and only intended to make firearms less available to citizens!

Legislation Overview

Title: MICRO Act Make Identifiable Criminal Rounds Obvious Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Criminal justice information and records: Firearms and explosives: Fraud offenses and financial crimes: Licensing and registrations: Trade restrictions

Description: MICRO Act Make Identifiable Criminal Rounds Obvious Act This bill amends the federal criminal code to require that certain semiautomatic pistols manufactured, imported, or sold by federal firearms licensees be capable of microstamping ammunition. A pistol is capable of microstamping if it can copy certain characters identifying the make, model, and serial number of the firearm onto the cartridge case of the ammunition. This rule only applies to semiautomatic pistols manufactured or imported into the United States after the date of enactment of this bill. The bill establishes fines for violation of the microstamping requirement. It shall also be unlawful to alter the microstamping capability of a firearm that has been transported in interstate or foreign commerce. Violators of this prohibition are subject to fines and suspension or revocation of any firearms license.

Session: 115th Congress

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

Last Action Date: September 6, 2017

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/3458/all-info

Sponsors

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17 sponsors: Anthony Brown (D); Robert Brady (D); David Cicilline (D); Gerald Connolly (D); Luis Gutierrez (D); John Larson (D); Donald McEachin (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Janice Schakowsky (D); Jose Serrano (D); Thomas Suozzi (D); Juan Vargas (D); Grace Napolitano (D); Gregory Meeks (D); Alcee Hastings (D); Jerry McNerney (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Sep 6 2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
House Jul 27 2017 Introduced in House
House Jul 27 2017 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Aug 11 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

Comments On This Bill

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