H.R. 2122 (106th): Mandatory Gun Show Background Check Act


Jun 10, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000


Failed House on Jun 18, 1999

This bill failed in the House on June 18, 1999.


Bill McCollum

Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 10, 1999
Length: 20 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require background checks at gun shows, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/18/1999--Failed of passage in House.Mandatory Gun Show Background Check Act - Amends the Federal criminal code to set forth provisions regarding the regulation of firearms transfers at gun shows.Defines "gun ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 10, 1999

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 18, 1999
Failed House

A vote on the bill failed in the House. The bill is now dead.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2122”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Jun 18, 1999 12:02 a.m.
Agreed to 218/211
Jun 18, 1999 1:23 a.m.
Failed 193/235
Jun 18, 1999 10:32 a.m.
Agreed to 311/115
Jun 18, 1999 10:41 a.m.
Agreed to 372/53
Jun 18, 1999 10:50 a.m.
Agreed to 354/69
Jun 18, 1999 12:26 p.m.
Agreed to 247/181
Jun 18, 1999 12:36 p.m.
Failed 175/250
Jun 18, 1999 12:44 p.m.
Agreed to 213/208
Jun 18, 1999 12:52 p.m.
Agreed to 395/27
Jun 18, 1999 2:02 p.m.
Failed 184/242
Jun 18, 1999 2:22 p.m.
Failed 147/280

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