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 . ...
Last Action Date: Sep 24, 2022
Further infringing upon your rights while criminals continue to ignore the statutes. The only ones hurt by ammunition restrictions are the law abiding citizens of this nation.
Title: Keep Americans Safe Act
Description: Establishes a new criminal offense for the import, sale, manufacture, transfer, or possession of a large capacity ammunition feeding device (LCAFD). The bill does not prohibit certain conduct with respect to an LCAFD, including the following: importation, sale, manufacture, transfer, or possession related to certain law enforcement efforts, or authorized tests or experiments; importation, sale, transfer, or possession related to securing nuclear materials; and possession by a retired law enforcement officer. The bill permits continued possession of, but prohibits sale or transfer of, a grandfathered LCAFD. Newly manufactured LCAFDs must display serial number identification and the date of manufacture. Additionally, the bill allows a state or local government to use Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program funds to compensate individuals who surrender an LCAFD under a buy-back program.
Session: 117th Congress
Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Last Action Date: April 14, 2021
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28 sponsors: Robert Menendez (D); Dianne Feinstein (D); Sheldon Whitehouse (D); Richard Blumenthal (D); Christopher Murphy (D); Edward Markey (D); Jeff Merkley (D); Jack Reed (D); Elizabeth Warren (D); Jacky Rosen (D); Catherine Cortez Masto (D); Angus King (I); Cory Booker (D); Tammy Duckworth (D); Thomas Carper (D); Richard Durbin (D); Christopher Coons (D); Tina Smith (D); Benjamin Cardin (D); Amy Klobuchar (D); Alex Padilla (D); Robert Casey (D); Tim Kaine (D); Bernard Sanders (I); Patty Murray (D); Mazie Hirono (D); Chris Van Hollen (D); Debbie Stabenow (D)
|Senate||Apr 14 2021||Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||May 11 2021||federal bill text||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
Committee Name: Judiciary
There have not been any votes on this bill
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