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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 HB4268

this is an anti-gun bill   evalutation

This legislation would institute targeted waiting periods on certain firearms and accessories. History has shown that waiting periods are ineffective in preventing violent crime.

Legislation Overview

Title: Gun Safety: Not Sorry Act of 2017

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Criminal justice information and records: Firearms and explosives: Licensing and registrations

Description: Gun Safety: Not Sorry Act of 2017

Session: 115th Congress

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

Last Action Date: November 7, 2017

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/4268/all-info

Sponsors

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43 sponsors: Sheila Jackson-Lee (D); John Conyers (D); Bonnie Coleman (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Jamie Raskin (D); John Lewis (D); Rosa DeLauro (D); Brenda Lawrence (D); Lacy Clay (D); Judy Chu (D); Mark Takano (D); David Cicilline (D); Jerrold Nadler (D); Steve Cohen (D); Carol Shea-Porter (D); Pramila Jayapal (D); Mike Quigley (D); Zoe Lofgren (D); Barbara Lee (D); Gwen Moore (D); Raja Krishnamoorthi (D); Earl Blumenauer (D); Frederica Wilson (D); Betty McCollum (D); Alcee Hastings (D); Ro Khanna (D); Donald Payne (D); Gregory Meeks (D); Albio Sires (D); Elijah Cummings (D); Janice Schakowsky (D); Mark DeSaulnier (D); Bill Foster (D); Al Green (D); Darren Soto (D); Susan Davis (D); John Yarmuth (D); Karen Bass (D); Doris Matsui (D); Henry Johnson (D); Brendan Boyle (D); Yvette Clarke (D); Jerry McNerney (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Nov 7 2017 Introduced in House
House Nov 7 2017 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H8582)
House Nov 7 2017 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
House Nov 7 2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Nov 10 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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