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PA Bill Number: SB40

Title: In preliminary provisions, further providing for definitions; in registration system, further providing for departmental responsibilities and for ...

Description: In preliminary provisions, further providing for definitions; in registration system, further providing for departmental responsibilities and fo ...

Last Action: Referred to STATE GOVERNMENT

Last Action Date: Jan 31, 2023

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Proposed Federal Senate Legislation SB1519

this is an pro-gun bill   evalutation

This legislation would improve the NICS system and target criminals.

Legislation Overview

Title: Protecting Communities and Preserving the Second Amendment Act of 2019

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Administrative law and regulatory procedures: Business records: Congressional oversight: Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation: Criminal justice information and records: Criminal procedure and sentencing: Department of Justice: Diplomacy, foreign officials, Americans abroad: Drug trafficking and controlled substances: Executive agency funding and structure: Firearms and explosives: Fraud offenses and financial crimes: Government studies and investigations: Health information and medical records: Intergovernmental relations: Internet and video services: Law enforcement administration and funding: Licensing and registrations: Mental health: Military assistance, sales, and agreements: Military personnel and dependents: Organized crime: Retail and wholesale trades: Sanctions: Smuggling and trafficking: State and local government operations: Terrorism: U.S. Sentencing Commission: Veterans' medical care: Violent crime: Foreign aid and international relief

Description: A bill to address gun violence, improve the availability of records to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System, address mental illness in the criminal justice system, and end straw purchases and trafficking of illegal firearms, and for other purposes.

Session: 116th Congress

Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Last Action Date: May 16, 2019

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/senate-bill/1519/all-info

Sponsors

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2 sponsors: Chuck Grassley (R); Ted Cruz (R)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate May 16 2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Jun 4 2019 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: S

Committee Name: Judiciary

Votes

There have not been any votes on this bill

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