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H.R. 3464 (115th): Background Check Completion Act of 2017

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To prohibit firearms dealers from selling a firearm prior to the completion of a background check.

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Sponsor and status

James “Jim” Clyburn

Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 27, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Jul 27, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 27, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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What legislators are saying

Clyburn Launches Petition To Force Vote On Closing The Charleston Loophole
    — Rep. James “Jim” Clyburn [D-SC6] (Sponsor) on Feb 27, 2018

Thompson Demands Vote on Background Checks Bill
    — Rep. Mike Thompson [D-CA5] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 27, 2018

Norton to Introduce Resolution Designating June as National Gun Violence Awareness Month, Calls on Congress to Pass National Gun Violence Prevention Legislation to Protect D.C. Residents and Others
    — Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC0] (Co-sponsor) on May 31, 2018

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History

Jul 27, 2017
 
Introduced

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H.R. 3464 (115th) was 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.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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