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, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Apr 11, 2013 11:03 a.m.
Cloture on the Motion to Proceed Agreed to 68/31S.Amdt. 715 (Manchin) to S. 649: To protect Second Amendment rights, ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from ...Apr 17, 2013 4:04 p.m.
Amendment Rejected 54/46S.Amdt. 725 (Grassley) to S. 649: To address gun violence, improve the availability of records to the National Instant Criminal ...Apr 17, 2013 4:31 p.m.
Amendment Rejected 52/48S.Amdt. 713 (Leahy) to S. 649: To increase public safety by punishing and deterring firearms trafficking.Apr 17, 2013 4:47 p.m.
Amendment Rejected 58/42S.Amdt. 719 (Cornyn) to S. 649: To allow reciprocity for the carrying of certain concealed firearms.Apr 17, 2013 5:06 p.m.
Amendment Rejected 57/43S.Amdt. 711 (Feinstein) to S. 649: To regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms ...Apr 17, 2013 5:23 p.m.
Amendment Rejected 40/60S.Amdt. 720 (Burr) to S. 649: To protect the Second Amendment rights of veterans and their families.Apr 17, 2013 5:43 p.m.
Amendment Rejected 56/44Apr 17, 2013 6:05 p.m.
Amendment Rejected 46/54S.Amdt. 717 (Barrasso) to S. 649: To withhold 5 percent of Community Oriented Policing Services program Federal funding from States ...Apr 18, 2013 12:02 p.m.
Amendment Agreed to 67/30S.Amdt. 730 (Harkin) to S. 649: To reauthorize and improve programs related to mental health and substance use disorders.Apr 18, 2013 12:29 p.m.
Amendment Agreed to 95/2
- 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.H.R. 1470 (Related)School Safety Enhancements Act of 2013
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 10, 2013S. 374 (Related)Fix Gun Checks Act of 2013
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 12, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 649 — 113th Congress: Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s649
“S. 649 — 113th Congress: Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. July 24, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s649>
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