About the bill
- Full Title
A bill 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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 374 (113th).
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2934.
4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
- Related Bills
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.S. 374 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 12, 2013H.R. 1781 (Related)Fix Gun Checks Act of 2011
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 5, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 436 — 112th Congress: Fix Gun Checks Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s436
“S. 436 — 112th Congress: Fix Gun Checks Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. July 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s436>
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