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PA Bill Number: SB897

Title: In sentencing, further providing for sentences for certain drug offenses committed with firearms.

Description: In sentencing, further providing for sentences for certain drug offenses committed with firearms. ...

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: Oct 15, 2019

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB4573

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This legislation would 'remove' the prohibition on the government funding of biased academic research regarding firearms that in the past has led to calls for gun control. (Sponsor: Robin Kelly - Illinois)

Legislation Overview

Title: Gun Violence Research Act of 2017

Subject: Health: Congressional oversight: Department of Health and Human Services: Emergency medical services and trauma care: Executive agency funding and structure: Firearms and explosives: Government studies and investigations: Health information and medical records: Health programs administration and funding: Medical research: Mental health: Minority health: Research administration and funding: Violent crime

Description: Gun Violence Research Act of 2017

Session: 115th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

Last Action Date: December 8, 2017



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'.

39 sponsors: Robin Kelly (D); Cedric Richmond (D); Lacy Clay (D); Al Lawson (D); John Lewis (D); Danny Davis (D); David Scott (D); Bobby Rush (D); Eddie Johnson (D); Frederica Wilson (D); Hakeem Jeffries (D); Joyce Beatty (D); Brenda Lawrence (D); Karen Bass (D); Andre Carson (D); Yvette Clarke (D); Marcia Fudge (D); Bonnie Coleman (D); Alma Adams (D); Dwight Evans (D); Barbara Lee (D); Donald Payne (D); Henry Johnson (D); Jacky Rosen (D); Don Beyer (D); Earl Blumenauer (D); Stephen Lynch (D); Jerry McNerney (D); Michelle Lujan Grisham (D); Ro Khanna (D); Charlie Crist (D); Steve Cohen (D); Alcee Hastings (D); William Keating (D); Sheila Jackson-Lee (D); Robert Scott (D); Raul Ruiz (D); Pramila Jayapal (D); Eleanor Norton (D)

Chamber Date Action
House Dec 8 2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
House Dec 6 2017 Introduced in House
House Dec 6 2017 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Dec 13 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 Health


There have not been any votes on this bill

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