A bill 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.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Pennsylvania. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 5, 2018
Length: 6 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on March 5, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 5, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 26, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 875.
S. 2492 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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