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PA Bill Number: HB2078

Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for definitions and for sale or transfer of firearms.

Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for definitions and for sale or transfer of firearms. ...

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Last Action Date: Nov 20, 2019

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Proposed Federal House Legislation HR145

this is an anti-gun bill   evalutation

This legislation 'eliminates' the private sale of firearms and increases the regulatory burden on legitimate firearms dealers (FFL's).

Legislation Overview

Title: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.B. 8) to require a background check for every firearm sale, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.B. 1112) to amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to strengthen the background check procedures to be followed before a Federal firearms licensee may transfer a firearm to a person who is not such a licensee.

Subject: Congress: House of Representatives: Legislative rules and procedure

Description: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.B. 8) to require a background check for every firearm sale, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.B. 1112) to amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to strengthen the background check procedures to be followed before a Federal firearms licensee may transfer a firearm to a person who is not such a licensee. Sets forth the rule for consideration of the bill (H.B. 8) to require a background check for every firearm sale, and providing for consideration of the bill (H.B. 1112) to amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to strengthen the background check procedures to be followed before a Federal firearms licensee may transfer a firearm to a person who is not such a licensee.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

Last Action Date: February 26, 2019

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-resolution/145/all-info

Sponsors

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1 sponsors: Jamie Raskin (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Feb 26 2019 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
House Feb 26 2019 DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 145.
House Feb 26 2019 On ordering the previous question Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 229 - 191 (Roll no. 90). (consideration: CR H2127)
House Feb 26 2019 On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 227 - 194 (Roll no. 91). (text: CR H2119)
House Feb 26 2019 Considered as privileged matter. (consideration: CR H2119-2128)
House Feb 25 2019 Provides for one hour of debate on each measure. Only those amendments printed in the report shall be in order and the previous question shall be considered ordered without intervening motions except one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
House Feb 25 2019 Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 10.
House Feb 25 2019 The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 116-14, by Mr. Raskin.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Feb 26 2019 federal bill text bill text
Engrossed Feb 27 2019 federal bill text bill text
Amendments
Title Description Date State Link Text Adopted
There are no amendments to this bill at this time
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Votes - Click on description to view vote roll call
Description Vote Date Yea Votes Nay Votes No Votes Absent Passed Rating Comments
02/26/2019 227 194 10 0 Yes
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02/26/2019 229 191 11 0 Yes
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