To amend title 38, United States Code, to prohibit the Secretary of Veterans Affairs from transmitting certain information to the Department of Justice for use by the national instant criminal background check system.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 18, 2019
Length: 3 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on July 18, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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13 Cosponsors (12 Republicans, 1 Democrat)
What legislators are saying
Mar 16, 2017
Earlier Version — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1181 (115th).
Jul 18, 2019
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 10, 2020
Considered by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
H.R. 3826 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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