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H.R. 1324: FAST NICS Act

The text of the bill below is as of Feb 22, 2019 (Introduced).


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116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1324

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 22, 2019

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

A BILL

To improve the national instant criminal background check system in order to search the National Data Exchange database when conducting criminal background checks.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the FBI Access to Speedy Technology NICS Act or the FAST NICS Act.

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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:

(L)

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.

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