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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 HB4192

this is an anti-gun bill   evalutation

This legislation text is under development but the sponsor is Congr. Moore (D-WI-4), who is anti-gun, and will most likely use federal money to expand gun control and further limitations on firearms ownership at the state level.

Legislation Overview

Title: Domestic Violence Gun Homicide Prevention Act of 2017

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Child safety and welfare: Crime victims: Crimes against children: Domestic violence and child abuse: Firearms and explosives: Law enforcement administration and funding: Sex offenses: Violent crime

Description: Domestic Violence Gun Homicide Prevention Act of 2017 This bill authorizes the Department of Justice's Office of Community Oriented Policing Services to award grants to states to carry out certain policies and procedures that restrict and penalize firearm possession by or transfer to a person subject to a domestic violence protection order or a person convicted of a domestic violence misdemeanor.

Session: 115th Congress

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

Last Action Date: November 17, 2017

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/4192/all-info

Companion Bill: SB2045

Sponsors

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9 sponsors: Gwen Moore (D); Robin Kelly (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Sheila Jackson-Lee (D); Brad Sherman (D); Steve Cohen (D); Alcee Hastings (D); Stephen Lynch (D); Raul Grijalva (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Nov 17 2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
House Oct 31 2017 Introduced in House
House Oct 31 2017 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Nov 4 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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