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PA Bill Number: HB2440

Title: Providing for the designation of shooting ranges, sportsman clubs, hunting facilities and business relating to the sale and production of firearms ...

Description: Providing for the designation of shooting ranges, sportsman clubs, hunting facilities and business relating to the sale and production of firear ...

Last Action: Veto No. 16

Last Action Date: Nov 25, 2020

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB452

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Further restrictions on purchases and transfers of firearms.

Legislation Overview

Title: Gun Trafficking Prevention Act of 2013

Subject: Administrative law and regulatory procedures: Criminal procedure and sentencing: Firearms and explosives: Smuggling and trafficking: U.S. Sentencing Commission: Crime and law enforcement

Description: Gun Trafficking Prevention Act of 2013 - Amends the federal criminal code to prohibit any person, in of affecting interstate commerce: (1) from purchasing, attempting to purchase, or transferring a firearm, with intent to deliver the firearm to another person who the transferor knows or has reasonable cause to believe is prohibited from possessing a firearm; (2) in purchasing, attempting to purchase, or transferring a firearm, from intentionally providing false or misleading material information on a Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) firearms transaction record form; or (3) knowingly directing, promoting, facilitating, or conspiring to commit such a violation. Authorizes an enhanced penalty for someone who organizes or supervises such conduct. Makes exceptions for a firearm that is lawfully acquired: (1) to be given to another person not prohibited from possessing it under federal or state law as a gift; or (2) by a court-appointed trustee, receiver, or conservator on behalf of an estate or creditor, to carry out a bequest, or in an acquisition by intestate succession. Directs the U.S. Sentencing Commission to review and, if appropriate, amend the federal sentencing guidelines and policy statements applicable to persons convicted of offenses under this Act.

Session: 113th Congress

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

Last Action Date: February 28, 2013

Link: http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d113:HN00452:@@@L&summ2=m&

Sponsors

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119 sponsors: Maloney, Carolyn B.; Andrews, Robert E.; Barber, Ron; Beatty, Joyce; Bishop, Timothy H.; Blumenauer, Earl; Bonamici, Suzanne; Brady, Robert A.; Brown, Corrine; Capps, Lois; Capuano, Michael E.; Cardenas, Tony; Carney, John; Cartwright, Matt; Cicilline, David N.; Clarke, Yvette D.; Clay, Wm. Lacy; Cohen, Steve; Connolly, Gerald E. "Gerry"; Conyers, John, Jr.; Courtney, Joe; Crowley, Joseph; Cummings, Elijah E.; Davis, Danny K.; Davis, Susan A.; DeGette, Diana; DeLauro, Rosa L.; Duckworth, Tammy; Edwards, Donna F.; Ellison, Keith; Engel, Eliot L.; Eshoo, Anna G.; Esty, Elizabeth H.; Farr, Sam; Fattah, Chaka; Fitzpatrick, Michael G.; Frankel, Lois; Fudge, Marcia L.; Garamendi, John; Green, Al; Grijalva, Raul M.; Grimm, Michael G.; Gutierrez, Luis V.; Hahn, Janice; Hastings, Alcee L.; Higgins, Brian; Himes, James A.; Holt, Rush D.; Honda, Michael M.; Huffman, Jared; Jackson-Lee, Sheila; Johnson, Henry C. "Hank," Jr.; Keating, William R.; Kennedy, Joseph; King, Peter T.; Kuster, Ann M.; Langevin, James R.; Larson, John B.; Lee, Barbara; Levin, Sander M.; Lipinski, Daniel; Lofgren, Zoe; Lowenthal, Alan S.; Lowey, Nita M.; Lujan Grisham, Michelle; Lynch, Stephen F.; Markey, Edward J.; Matsui, Doris O.; McCarthy, Carolyn; McCollum, Betty; McGovern, James P.; Meehan, Patrick; Meng, Grace; Michaud, Michael H.; Miller, George; Moore, Gwen; Moran, James P.; Nadler, Jerrold; Napolitano, Grace F.; Neal, Richard E.; Negrete McLeod, Gloria; Norton, Eleanor Holmes; Pallone, Frank, Jr.; Pascrell, Bill, Jr.; Payne, Donald, Jr.; Peters, Scott H.; Pierluisi, Pedro R.; Pingree, Chellie; Pocan, Mark; Quigley, Mike; Rangel, Charles B.; Rigell, E. Scott; Roybal-Allard, Lucille; Ruppersberger, C. A. Dutch; Sanchez, Linda T.; Sarbanes, John P.; Schakowsky, Janice D.; Schiff, Adam B.; Schneider, Bradley S.; Schwartz, Allyson Y.; Scott, Robert C. "Bobby"; Serrano, Jose E.; Sinema, Krysten; Sires, Albio; Slaughter, Louise McIntosh; Smith, Adam; Speier, Jackie; Swalwell, Eric; Takano, Mark; Thompson, Bennie G.; Thompson, Mike; Tierney, John F.; Tonko, Paul D.; Tsongas, Niki; Van Hollen, Chris; Vargas, Juan; Waxman, Henry A.; Wilson, Frederica S.; Yarmuth, John A.

History
Chamber Date Action
House Feb 28 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations.
House Feb 4 2013 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Feb 6 2013 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

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