H.R. 3125: Accidental Firearms Transfers Reporting Act of 2015

Introduced:

Jul 21, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jul 21, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on July 21, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Sheila Jackson Lee

Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 21, 2015
Length: 3 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jul 21, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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