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PA Bill Number: HB2227

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer firearms; in ...

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer firearms; in ... ...

Last Action: Removed from table

Last Action Date: Sep 24, 2018

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB3947

this is an anti-gun bill
Legislation Overview

Title: Automatic Gunfire Prevention Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Firearms and explosives: Trade restrictions

Description: Automatic Gunfire Prevention Act This bill amends the federal criminal code to make it a crime to import, sell, manufacture, transfer, or possess a trigger crank, a bump-fire device, or any part, combination of parts, component, device, attachment, or accessory that is designed or functions to accelerate the rate of fire of a semiautomatic rifle but not convert the semiautomatic rifle into a machine gun. The bill does not prohibit, with respect to such firearm accessories, the importation or manufacture for, sale or transfer to, or possession by a federal, state, or local government. A violator is subject to criminal penalties—a fine, a prison term of up to 10 years, or both.

Session: 115th Congress

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

Last Action Date: October 4, 2017

Link: NA

Companion Bill: SB1916


Note: the first sponsor listed is normally the primary sponsor. If a sponsor's name is a hyperlink you can click on it to 'follow the money'.

176 sponsors: David Cicilline; Alma Adams; Nanette Barragan; Karen Bass; Joyce Beatty; Don Beyer; Earl Blumenauer; Lisa Rochester; Suzanne Bonamici; Brendan Boyle; Robert Brady; Anthony Brown; Julia Brownley; Michael Capuano; Salud Carbajal; Tony Cardenas; Andre Carson; Kathy Castor; Judy Chu; Katherine Clark; Emanuel Cleaver; Steve Cohen; John Conyers; Joe Courtney; Charlie Crist; Joseph Crowley; Elijah Cummings; Susan Davis; Danny Davis; Peter DeFazio; Diana DeGette; Rosa DeLauro; Suzan DelBene; Val Demings; Mark DeSaulnier; Theodore Deutch; Michael Doyle; Eliot Engel; Adriano Espaillat; Anna Eshoo; Elizabeth Esty; Dwight Evans; Lois Frankel; Ruben Gallego; John Garamendi; Raul Grijalva; Jimmy Gomez; Luis Gutierrez; Colleen Hanabusa; Alcee Hastings; Denny Heck; Brian Higgins; James Himes; Eleanor Norton; Jared Huffman; Sheila Jackson-Lee; Pramila Jayapal; Hakeem Jeffries; Eddie Johnson; Henry Johnson; Robin Kelly; William Keating; Joseph Kennedy; Ruben Kihuen; Daniel Kildee; James Langevin; Brenda Lawrence; Barbara Lee; Sander Levin; John Lewis; Ted Lieu; Daniel Lipinski; Zoe Lofgren; Alan Lowenthal; Nita Lowey; Michelle Lujan Grisham; Ben Lujan; Stephen Lynch; Carolyn Maloney; Doris Matsui; Betty McCollum; Donald McEachin; James McGovern; Gregory Meeks; Gwen Moore; Seth Moulton; Stephanie Murphy; Jerrold Nadler; Richard Nolan; Donald Norcross; Frank Pallone; Jimmy Panetta; Donald Payne; Ed Perlmutter; Chellie Pingree; Mark Pocan; David Price; Jamie Raskin; Kathleen Rice; Jacky Rosen; Lucille Roybal-Allard; C.A. Ruppersberger; Tim Ryan; Gregorio Sablan; John Sarbanes; Janice Schakowsky; Adam Schiff; Bradley Schneider; Robert Scott; Jose Serrano; Carol Shea-Porter; Brad Sherman; Albio Sires; Louise Slaughter; Darren Soto; Thomas Suozzi; Eric Swalwell; Mark Takano; Mike Thompson; Dina Titus; Paul Tonko; Norma Torres; Niki Tsongas; Nydia Velazquez; Timothy Walz; Debbie Wasserman Schultz; Maxine Waters; Bonnie Coleman; Yvette Clarke; Debbie Dingell; Lloyd Doggett; Keith Ellison; Bill Foster; Ro Khanna; Raja Krishnamoorthi; Sean Maloney; Grace Meng; Mike Quigley; Bobby Rush; Kurt Schrader; Jackie Speier; John Yarmuth; John Larson; Tom O'Halleran; Grace Napolitano; Ami Bera; Raul Ruiz; Tulsi Gabbard; Bill Pascrell; Matthew Cartwright; Joaquin Castro; Pete Aguilar; Jim Cooper; Marcy Kaptur; Scott Peters; David Loebsack; Peter Welch; Frederica Wilson; Adam Smith; Jerry McNerney; Gerald Connolly; Marcia Fudge; Cheri Bustos; Cedric Richmond; Beto O'Rourke; David Scott; John Delaney; Derek Kilmer; Rick Larsen; Ann Kuster; Al Green; Juan Vargas; Lacy Clay; G. Butterfield; Steny Hoyer; Richard Neal

Chamber Date Action
House Oct 4 2017 Introduced in House
House Oct 4 2017 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H7763)
House Oct 4 2017 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
House Oct 4 2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Oct 7 2017 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: Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations


There have not been any votes on this bill

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