S. 2469: A bill to repeal the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act.

Introduced:

Jan 27, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jan 27, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 27, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Richard Blumenthal

Senior Senator from Connecticut

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 27, 2016
Length: 1 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Last week presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) signed on as a co-sponsor to a bill that would repeal legislation that he voted for in 2005. Sanders, a self-described “socialist,” ranks as the most progressive senator according to GovTrack’s ideology scores, but there is one issue on which he hasn’t been the most liberal Member of Congress: guns ...

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History

Jan 27, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

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