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PA Bill Number: HB2856

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for sale or transfer of firearms, and establishing the Pennsylvania Gun Buyback Program ...

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for sale or transfer of firearms, and establishing the Pennsylvania Gun Buyback Program . ...

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Last Action Date: Sep 24, 2022

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HB6213

this is an anti-gun bill   evalutation

Though no text is available yet the title seems to imply punishing firearms dealers who've lost their license further by restricting their ability to sell their inventory to other licensed dealers or keeping inventory for their personal use.

Legislation Overview

Title: Fire Sale Loophole Closing Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement

Description: Imposes restrictions on the transfer of business inventory firearms by a firearms importer, manufacturer, or dealer whose license is revoked or denied. An individual who violates the restrictions is subject to criminal penalties—a fine, prison term of up to one year (or five years if the violation was willful), or both.

Session: 117th Congress

Last Action: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: December 9, 2021

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/6213/all-info

Sponsors

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8 sponsors: David Cicilline (D); Albio Sires (D); James McGovern (D); Steve Cohen (D); Diana DeGette (D); Eleanor Norton (D); Eric Swalwell (D); Joseph Neguse (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Dec 9 2021 Introduced in House
House Dec 9 2021 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Dec 21 2021 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: Judiciary

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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