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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 . ...

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Last Action Date: Sep 24, 2022

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB3480

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More Constitutional infringements in the name of extreme risk protection orders, violating due process. Fear driven infringements.

Legislation Overview

Title: Extreme Risk Protection Order Act of 2021

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Crime prevention: Crime victims: Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation: Criminal justice information and records: Disability and health-based discrimination: Domestic violence and child abuse: Drug, alcohol, tobacco use: Due process and equal protection: Employment and training programs: Federal-Indian relations: Firearms and explosives: Government information and archives: Health care coverage and access: Intergovernmental relations: Jurisdiction and venue: Law enforcement administration and funding: Law enforcement officers: Mental health: Racial and ethnic relations: Religion: Retail and wholesale trades: Sex, gender, sexual orientation discrimination: Social work, volunteer service, charitable organizations: State and local government operations: Veterans' pensions and compensation: Violent crime: Vocational and technical education

Description: Establishes grants to support the implementation of extreme risk protection order laws at the state and local levels, extends federal firearms restrictions to individuals who are subject to extreme risk protection orders, and expands related data collection. Extreme risk protection order laws, or red flag laws, generally allow certain individuals (e.g., law enforcement officers or family members) to petition a court for a temporary order that prohibits an at-risk individual from purchasing and possessing firearms. Among its provisions, the bill directs the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services within the Department of Justice to establish a grant program to help states, local governments, Indian tribes, and other entities implement extreme risk protection order laws; extends federal restrictions on the receipt, possession, shipment, and transportation of firearms and ammunition to individuals who are subject to extreme risk protection orders; and requires the Federal Bureau of Investigation to compile (and later destroy) records from federal, tribal, and state courts and other agencies that identify individuals who are subject to extreme risk protection orders.

Session: 117th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: May 25, 2021



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127 sponsors: Salud Carbajal (D); Don Beyer (D); Julia Brownley (D); Debbie Dingell (D); Jesus Garcia (D); Brenda Lawrence (D); Henry Johnson (D); Sylvia Garcia (D); Grace Meng (D); Ann Kirkpatrick (D); Sara Jacobs (D); Marilyn Strickland (D); Brian Higgins (D); Mike Thompson (D); Robin Kelly (D); Sheila Jackson-Lee (D); Peter Welch (D); Gerald Connolly (D); Adriano Espaillat (D); Jahana Hayes (D); Mary Gay Scanlon (D); Mike Quigley (D); Deborah Ross (D); Theodore Deutch (D); Joseph Morelle (D); Jake Auchincloss (D); Chellie Pingree (D); Ayanna Pressley (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Haley Stevens (D); Dwight Evans (D); Stephen Lynch (D); Diana DeGette (D); Jimmy Panetta (D); Terri Sewell (D); Dina Titus (D); Jim Cooper (D); John Garamendi (D); David Cicilline (D); Derek Kilmer (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Karen Bass (D); Bradley Schneider (D); Doris Matsui (D); Lois Frankel (D); Elizabeth Fletcher (D); Rick Larsen (D); Mike Levin (D); Sean Maloney (D); Earl Blumenauer (D); Eric Swalwell (D); Jennifer Wexton (D); Joe Courtney (D); Joseph Neguse (D); Suzan DelBene (D); Andy Kim (D); Andre Carson (D); Lauren Underwood (D); Conor Lamb (D); Robert Scott (D); Rebecca Sherrill (D); Lisa Rochester (D); Dean Phillips (D); Anthony Brown (D); Ami Bera (D); Greg Stanton (D); Raja Krishnamoorthi (D); Teresa Fernandez (D); Jim Costa (D); Lucy McBath (D); Val Demings (D); Ann Kuster (D); Gwen Moore (D); Hakeem Jeffries (D); Joyce Beatty (D); Adam Schiff (D); Tom Malinowski (D); Judy Chu (D); Ed Perlmutter (D); Ed Case (D); Alan Lowenthal (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Jared Huffman (D); Barbara Lee (D); Charlie Crist (D); Thomas Suozzi (D); Carolyn Maloney (D); Tony Cardenas (D); James Himes (D); Betty McCollum (D); Ted Lieu (D); John Larson (D); Ritchie Torres (D); Michael Doyle (D); Grace Napolitano (D); John Yarmuth (D); Pramila Jayapal (D); Elaine Luria (D); Nikema Williams (D); Daniel Kildee (D); Abigail Spanberger (D); Kathy Manning (D); Suzanne Bonamici (D); Pete Aguilar (D); Jerry McNerney (D); Nanette Barragan (D); Gregorio Sablan (I); Mondaire Jones (D); Veronica Escobar (D); Mark Takano (D); Luis Correa (D); Raul Ruiz (D); Josh Gottheimer (D); Raul Grijalva (D); Scott Peters (D); Brad Sherman (D); Katherine Clark (D); Anna Eshoo (D); Albio Sires (D); Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick (D); Bobby Rush (D); Zoe Lofgren (D); Marie Newman (D); James Langevin (D); Kaialii Kahele (D); Juan Vargas (D); Lucille Roybal-Allard (D)

Chamber Date Action
House May 25 2021 Introduced in House
House May 25 2021 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jul 6 2021 federal bill text bill text
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time

Chamber: H

Committee Name: Judiciary


There have not been any votes on this bill

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