To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to strengthen the background check procedures to be followed before a Federal firearms licensee may transfer a firearm to a person who is not such a licensee.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 5, 2019
Length: 8 pages
What legislators are saying
“130+ Democratic House Members Urge Senate Action on House-Passed Bills in Wake of Deadly Shootings”
— Rep. Jamie Raskin [D-MD8] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 20, 2019
“Loopholes Are Costing Lives But McConnell Will Not Allow Fixes”
— Rep. Judy Chu [D-CA27] on Nov 24, 2019
What stakeholders are saying
H.R. 1112 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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