H. R. 1324
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
February 22, 2019
Mr. Rice of South Carolina introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
To improve the national instant criminal background check system in order to search the National Data Exchange database when conducting criminal background checks.
This Act may be cited as the
FBI Access to Speedy Technology NICS Act or the
FAST NICS Act.
Requirement that the NICS system search the National Data Exchange database in conducting background checks
Section 103(e)(1) of the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act (34 U.S.C. 40901(e)(1)) is amended by adding at the end the following:
Search of National Data Exchange database
The system established under this section shall search the database of the National Data Exchange in conducting a background check under this section.