PA Bill Number: HB2932
Title: Prohibiting governmental action against parents, legal custodians and legal guardians of minors in the provision of certain information and services ...
Description: Prohibiting governmental action against parents, legal custodians and legal guardians of minors in the provision of certain information and servic ...
Last Action: Referred to CHILDREN AND YOUTH
Last Action Date: Nov 30, 2022
The ATF is already fully capable of auditing and ensuring accountability by gun dealers. Enforce the laws already on the books and stop making new ones thinking they will stop the criminals while doing nothing but punishing the law abiding.
Title: Keeping Gun Dealers Honest Act of 2021
Subject: Crime and law enforcement
Description: Modifies the requirements and penalties applicable to an individual who engages in the business of dealing, importing, or manufacturing firearms (i.e., a federal firearms licensee, or FFL). Among other things, the bill does the following: increases the allowable number of annual compliance inspections; authorizes the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) to hire at least 80 additional personnel to conduct additional inspections; increases the maximum prison term for an FFL or licensed collector who knowingly makes a false statement or representation in required firearms records; allows the ATF to require an FFL to conduct physical inventories if the FFL unlawfully transfers a firearm or if 10 or more crime guns are traced back to the FFL; allows the ATF to deny an application for a federal firearms license if it would endanger public safety or if the applicant is unlikely to comply with the law; and modifies the liability standard for an FFL who fails to comply with laws or regulations.
Session: 117th Congress
Last Action: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Last Action Date: July 13, 2021
Companion Bill: HB4271
Note: the first sponsor listed is normally the primary sponsor. If a sponsor's name is a hyperlink you can click on it to 'follow the money'.
15 sponsors: Edward Markey (D); Dianne Feinstein (D); Sheldon Whitehouse (D); Tina Smith (D); Chris Van Hollen (D); Jack Reed (D); Robert Menendez (D); Amy Klobuchar (D); Richard Blumenthal (D); Cory Booker (D); Christopher Murphy (D); Ron Wyden (D); Alex Padilla (D); Tammy Duckworth (D); Benjamin Cardin (D)
|Senate||Jul 13 2021||Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.|
|Introduced||Jul 21 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
Comments On This Bill
We want you to speak your mind but please keep your comments 'family friendly'.