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H.R. 3435: Local Public Health And Safety Protection Act

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To encourage States to allow local governments to implement laws to reduce gun violence, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Lacy Clay Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for Missouri's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2019
Length: 8 pages
Jun 24, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on Jun 24, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 24, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Congressman Lacy Clay (D) MO and Congresswoman Robin Kelly (D) IL Present Local Public Health and Safety Protection Act at House Judiciary Committee
    — Rep. Lacy Clay [D-MO1] (Sponsor) on Sep 26, 2019

Clay Town Hall Targets Gun Violence as a Public Health Emergency
    — Rep. Lacy Clay [D-MO1] (Sponsor) on Sep 3, 2019

Clay’s Gun Bill to Give Local Governments New Freedom to Fight Gun Violence Federal legislation would allow St. Louis and cities in 43 states to pass tougher gun laws without approval of state legislatures
    — Rep. Lacy Clay [D-MO1] (Sponsor) on Jun 28, 2019

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Jun 24, 2019

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