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PA Bill Number: SB531

Title: In general provisions, providing for findings regarding firearms and ammunition; and, in preemptions, providing for regulation of firearms and ...

Description: In general provisions, providing for findings regarding firearms and ammunition; and, in preemptions, providing for regulation of firearms a ...

Last Action: Removed from table

Last Action Date: Jul 15, 2020

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB4177

this is an anti-gun bill   evalutation

This legislation would create a 'gun safety board' is to provide grants for 'gun violence research' and would create public reports that would likely be misused as the CDC has done in the 90's.

Legislation Overview

Title: Gun Safety Board and Research Act of 2019

Subject: Health: Crime prevention: Crime victims: Firearms and explosives: Government information and archives: Research administration and funding: Department of Health and Human Services: Executive agency funding and structure

Description: Gun Safety Board and Research Act of 2019 This bill establishes a gun safety board in the Department of Health and Human Services. The board must (1) conduct original research about firearm violence reduction; (2) publish policy recommendations for and findings about the efficacy of federal, state, and local actions to reduce firearm violence in the Federal Register; and (3) establish a grant program to support original research on firearm violence reduction and education for the public about the effects of and ways to mitigate firearm violence.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Last Action Date: August 12, 2019

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/4177/all-info

Sponsors

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4 sponsors: Mark DeSaulnier (D); Debbie Dingell (D); Jamie Raskin (D); Eleanor Norton (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Aug 12 2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
House Aug 9 2019 Introduced in House
House Aug 9 2019 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Aug 19 2019 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

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