To require the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation to report to the Congress semiannually on the number of firearms transfers resulting from the failure to complete a background check within 3 business days, and the procedures followed after it is discovered that a firearm transfer has been made to a transferee who is ineligible to receive a firearm.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 21, 2015
Length: 3 pages
Jul 21, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 21, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Jul 21, 2015
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Jan 3, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 57.
H.R. 3125 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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