To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide a means by which nonresidents of a State whose residents may carry concealed firearms may also do so in the State.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 3, 2019
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on January 3, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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167 Cosponsors (164 Republicans, 2 Democrats, 1 Independent)
What legislators are saying
“Hudson Calls on Wake County Sheriff to Process Pistol Permits”
— Rep. Richard Hudson [R-NC8] (Sponsor) on Mar 24, 2020
“Scalise in Fox News Op-Ed: Democrats Don't Want You to Hear What I Have to Say About Guns”
— Rep. Steve Scalise [R-LA1] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 6, 2019
“Rep. Mark Green Announces Support for Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act”
— Rep. Mark E. Green [R-TN7] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 29, 2019
Feb 13, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 986 (114th).
Dec 6, 2017
Earlier Version — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 38 (115th).
Jan 3, 2019
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