To require the national instant criminal background check system to notify U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the relevant State and local law enforcement agencies whenever the information available to the system indicates that a person illegally or unlawfully in the United States may be attempting to receive a firearm.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 17th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 27, 2019
Length: 3 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on February 27, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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11 Cosponsors (11 Republicans)
Feb 27, 2019
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Jan 19, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 355.
H.R. 1412 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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