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PA Bill Number: HR206

Title: A Concurrent Resolution petitioning the Congress of the United States to call a Convention for proposing amendments pursuant to Article V of the ...

Description: A Concurrent Resolution petitioning the Congress of the United States to call a Convention for proposing amendments pursuant to Article V of the ...

Last Action: Removed from table

Last Action Date: Mar 25, 2020

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Proposed Federal Senate Legislation SB2671

this is an anti-gun bill   evalutation

This legislation tries to invest government into more programs, based on anti-gun lies, that have no proven track record of success in stopping violence. Chicago, Baltimore, DC and others are proven failures.

Legislation Overview

Title: Break the Cycle of Violence Act

Subject: Crime and law enforcement: Crime prevention: Firearms and explosives: Government information and archives: Hospital care: Housing and community development funding: Performance measurement: State and local government operations: Violent crime

Description: Break the Cycle of Violence Act This bill authorizes new grant programs to support violence intervention initiatives. Specifically, the Bureau of Justice Assistance must award grants for coordinated violence reduction initiatives in units of local government that are disproportionately impacted by gun and group-related violence. Additionally, the National Institutes of Health must award grants for hospital-based violence intervention programs that reduce the risk of violent injury and retaliation among high-risk patients.

Session: 116th Congress

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

Last Action Date: October 23, 2019

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/senate-bill/2671/all-info

Companion Bill: HB4836

Sponsors

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19 sponsors: Cory Booker (D); Mazie Hirono (D); Kamala Harris (D); Richard Blumenthal (D); Amy Klobuchar (D); Richard Durbin (D); Kirsten Gillibrand (D); Tammy Duckworth (D); Robert Casey (D); Patrick Leahy (D); Christopher Murphy (D); Ron Wyden (D); Christopher Coons (D); Edward Markey (D); Bernard Sanders (I); Elizabeth Warren (D); Robert Menendez (D); Sheldon Whitehouse (D); Chris Van Hollen (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
Senate Oct 23 2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Texts
Type Date Federal Link Text
Introduced Oct 29 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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