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H.R. 4471: NICS Denial Notification Act of 2017

To provide for the reporting to State and local law enforcement authorities of cases in which the national instant criminal background check system indicates that a firearm has been sought to be acquired by a prohibited person, so that authorities may pursue criminal charges under State law, and to ensure that the Department of Justice reports to Congress on prosecutions secured against prohibited persons who attempt to acquire a firearm.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Mike Quigley

Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 5th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 28, 2017
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

Nov 28, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Nov 28, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on November 28, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

13% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Nov 28, 2017
 
Introduced

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Pending
 
Ordered Reported

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Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

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Signed by the President

H.R. 4471 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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