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Tracking the progress of Fed gun legislation

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  1. Younggun

    Younggun Ginger Avenger TGT Supporter Admin

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    Thought this might be helpful for some. The links show the progress of bills that have been put forward, I'll try to get them all added.


    To require criminal background checks on all firearms transactions occurring at gun shows. (H.R. 141) - GovTrack.us


    To restore safety to America’s schools. (H.R. 35) - GovTrack.us

    To repeal the Gun-Free School Zones Act of 1990 and amendments to that Act. (H.R. 133) - GovTrack.us

    To provide for the mandatory licensing and registration of handguns. (H.R. 117) - GovTrack.us

    To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to restrict the ability of a person whose Federal license to import, manufacture, or deal in firearms has been revoked, whose application to renew such a license has been denied, or who has receive

    To require face to face purchases of ammunition, to require licensing of ammunition dealers, and to require reporting regarding bulk purchases of ammunition. (H.R. 142) - GovTrack.us

    To prevent children’s access to firearms. (H.R. 65) - GovTrack.us

    Text available

    To ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the national instant criminal background check system and require a background check for every firearm sale. (H.R. 137) - GovTrack.us

    To prohibit the transfer or possession of large capacity ammunition feeding devices, and for other purposes. (H.R. 138) - GovTrack.us

    To provide for the implementation of a system of licensing for purchasers of certain firearms and for a record of sale system for those firearms, and for other purposes. (H.R. 34) - GovTrack.us

    To provide for greater safety in the use of firearms. (H.R. 21) - GovTrack.us

    Text available for all bills

    I did my best not to miss any and will try to update this list to keep everything in one place.
     


    Last edited: Jan 14, 2013
  2. Southpaw

    Southpaw Plague enthusiast TGT Supporter

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    Great idea.. Thanks.
     
  3. Bobk

    Bobk Active Member

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    Thanks for the Post!
     
  4. Younggun

    Younggun Ginger Avenger TGT Supporter Admin

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    Text is now available for a couple of the bills.

    One thing to note, it seems HR 65 considers anyone under 21 to be a child.

    Also hard to read on an IPhone.
     
  5. TX69

    TX69 TGT Addict

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    Shiela Jackson Lee bwahahahahaaa!!!!! T.W.O.T. Total Waste Of Time
     
  6. machine

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    Gotta give it a Southern drawl.... Total Wast A' Time....lol
     
  7. Younggun

    Younggun Ginger Avenger TGT Supporter Admin

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    Text has been added for all bills listed.
     
  8. Younggun

    Younggun Ginger Avenger TGT Supporter Admin

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    HR 34 is a doozy. Turns out "certain firearms means almost everything outside of a bolt action rifle with a blind magazine, or maybe I just missed it.
     

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