About the bill
H.R. 1181 prohibits the Secretary of Veterans Affairs from sending the name of an individual to the Federal Bureau of Investigation for inclusion on the National Instant Criminal Background Check System, unless there has been a specific determination by a judge, magistrate, or other judiciary authority that such individual is a danger to themselves or others.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 22, 2017
Length: 4 pages
What stakeholders are saying
H.R. 1181 is a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 1181 — 115th Congress: Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr1181
“H.R. 1181 — 115th Congress: Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2017. February 21, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr1181>
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