PA Bill Number: HB2227
Title: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer firearms; in ...
Description: In firearms and other dangerous articles, further providing for persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer firearms; in ... ...
Last Action: Removed from table
Last Action Date: Sep 24, 2018
Sporting Clay Shoot With Representative Pam Snyder - 09/29/2018
Hunting Hills Shooting Preserve 181 Hunting Hills Road, Dilliner, PA
Wounded Heroes Hunting Camp Inaugural Shoot for Heroes - 10/2/2018
Seven Springs 777 Water Wheel Dr., Champion, PA
Eric Nelson Campaign Rally - 10/4/2018
The Palace Theatre, Megan's Suite 21 West Otterman Street, Greensburg, PA
Title: Automatic Gunfire Prevention Act
Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Firearms and explosives: Trade restrictions
Description: Automatic Gunfire Prevention Act This bill amends the federal criminal code to make it a crime to import, sell, manufacture, transfer, or possess a trigger crank, a bump-fire device, or any part, combination of parts, component, device, attachment, or accessory that is designed or functions to accelerate the rate of fire of a semiautomatic rifle but not convert the semiautomatic rifle into a machine gun. The bill does not prohibit, with respect to such firearm accessories, the importation or manufacture for, sale or transfer to, or possession by a federal, state, or local government. A violator is subject to criminal penalties—a fine, a prison term of up to 10 years, or both.
Session: 115th Congress
Last Action: Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
Last Action Date: March 14, 2018
Companion Bill: HB3947
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42 sponsors: Dianne Feinstein; Chris Van Hollen; Kirsten Gillibrand; Amy Klobuchar; Edward Markey; Christopher Murphy; Richard Blumenthal; Richard Durbin; Robert Casey; Jack Reed; Margaret Hassan; Jeff Merkley; Thomas Carper; Benjamin Cardin; Christopher Coons; Al Franken; Cory Booker; Kamala Harris; Sheldon Whitehouse; Mazie Hirono; Bernard Sanders; Patrick Leahy; Elizabeth Warren; Charles Schumer; Maria Cantwell; Claire McCaskill; Bill Nelson; Patty Murray; Tom Udall; Tim Kaine; Brian Schatz; Ron Wyden; Sherrod Brown; Tammy Duckworth; Robert Menendez; Catherine Cortez Masto; Mark Warner; Michael Bennet; Tammy Baldwin; Debbie Stabenow; Gary Peters; Tina Smith
|Senate||Oct 4 2017||Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S6351-6352)|
|Senate||Dec 6 2017||Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.|
|Senate||Mar 14 2018||Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.|
|Introduced||Oct 11 2017||federal bill text||bill text|
|There are no amendments to this bill at this time|
There have not been any votes on this bill
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