To prevent a person who has been convicted of a misdemeanor hate crime, or received an enhanced sentence for a misdemeanor because of hate or bias in its commission, from obtaining a firearm.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 8, 2017
Length: 7 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on June 8, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Susan Davis Joins in Re-Introducing Assault Weapons Ban”
— Rep. Susan Davis [D-CA53] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 27, 2018
Jun 8, 2017
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Sep 10, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2708.
H.R. 2841 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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