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H.R. 8: Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2021


Cosponsors of H.R. 8

This bill has 210 cosponsors — 207 Democrats, 3 Republicans — not including its sponsor.

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Sponsor/Cosponsor Joined/Withdrawn On Referred Committees
D Thompson, Mike [D-CA5] Primary Sponsor
D Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY10] Original Cosponsor
Judiciary Chair
D Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18] Original Cosponsor
Judiciary
D McBath, Lucy [D-GA6] Original Cosponsor
Judiciary
D Cicilline, David [D-RI1] Mar 2, 2021
Judiciary
D Cohen, Steve [D-TN9] Mar 2, 2021
Judiciary
D Deutch, Theodore “Ted” [D-FL22] Mar 2, 2021
Judiciary
D Escobar, Veronica [D-TX16] Mar 2, 2021
Judiciary
D Neguse, Joe [D-CO2] Mar 2, 2021
Judiciary
D Raskin, Jamie [D-MD8] Mar 2, 2021
Judiciary
D Ross, Deborah [D-NC2] Mar 2, 2021
Judiciary
D Scanlon, Mary [D-PA5] Mar 2, 2021
Judiciary
D Stanton, Greg [D-AZ9] Mar 2, 2021
Judiciary
D Swalwell, Eric [D-CA15] Mar 2, 2021
Judiciary
D Bass, Karen [D-CA37] Mar 3, 2021
Judiciary
D Correa, Luis [D-CA46] Mar 3, 2021
Judiciary
D Demings, Val [D-FL10] Mar 3, 2021
Judiciary
D Garcia, Sylvia [D-TX29] Mar 3, 2021
Judiciary
D Jeffries, Hakeem [D-NY8] Mar 3, 2021
Judiciary
D Johnson, Henry C. “Hank” [D-GA4] Mar 3, 2021
Judiciary
D Jones, Mondaire [D-NY17] Mar 3, 2021
Judiciary
D Lieu, Ted [D-CA33] Mar 3, 2021
Judiciary
D Dean, Madeleine [D-PA4] Mar 8, 2021
Judiciary
D Jayapal, Pramila [D-WA7] Mar 8, 2021
Judiciary
D Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA19] Mar 8, 2021
Judiciary

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An original cosponsor was a cosponsor on the date the legislation was introduced. Other cosponsors are shown with the date they joined, or later withdrew.

The table above shows whether the sponsor and any cosponsors are members of any committees that the bill has been referred to, a key predictor of whether this bill will move forward.

Cosponsorship of Other Relevant Legislators

The table below shows whether legislators on relevant committees or cosponsors of relevant bills are the sponsor or a cosponsor of this bill.

Cosponsor? Legislator Committee Assignment(s), Bills Sponsored
Original Cosponsor D Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY10]
Judiciary Chair
No R Jordan, Jim [R-OH4]
Judiciary Ranking Member
Mar 3, 2021 D Bass, Karen [D-CA37]
Judiciary
No D Bush, Cori [D-MO1]
Judiciary
Mar 2, 2021 D Cicilline, David [D-RI1]
Judiciary
Mar 2, 2021 D Cohen, Steve [D-TN9]
Judiciary
Mar 3, 2021 D Correa, Luis [D-CA46]
Judiciary
Mar 8, 2021 D Dean, Madeleine [D-PA4]
Judiciary
Mar 3, 2021 D Demings, Val [D-FL10]
Judiciary
Mar 2, 2021 D Deutch, Theodore “Ted” [D-FL22]
Judiciary
Mar 2, 2021 D Escobar, Veronica [D-TX16]
Judiciary
Mar 3, 2021 D Garcia, Sylvia [D-TX29]
Judiciary
Original Cosponsor D Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX18]
Judiciary
Mar 8, 2021 D Jayapal, Pramila [D-WA7]
Judiciary
Mar 3, 2021 D Jeffries, Hakeem [D-NY8]
Judiciary
Mar 3, 2021 D Johnson, Henry C. “Hank” [D-GA4]
Judiciary
Mar 3, 2021 D Jones, Mondaire [D-NY17]
Judiciary
Mar 3, 2021 D Lieu, Ted [D-CA33]
Judiciary
Mar 8, 2021 D Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA19]
Judiciary
Original Cosponsor D McBath, Lucy [D-GA6]
Judiciary
Mar 2, 2021 D Neguse, Joe [D-CO2]
Judiciary
Mar 2, 2021 D Raskin, Jamie [D-MD8]
Judiciary
Mar 2, 2021 D Ross, Deborah [D-NC2]
Judiciary
Mar 2, 2021 D Scanlon, Mary [D-PA5]
Judiciary
Mar 2, 2021 D Stanton, Greg [D-AZ9]
Judiciary
Mar 2, 2021 D Swalwell, Eric [D-CA15]
Judiciary
No R Bentz, Cliff [R-OR2]
Judiciary
No R Biggs, Andy [R-AZ5]
Judiciary
No R Bishop, Dan [R-NC9]
Judiciary
No R Buck, Ken [R-CO4]
Judiciary
No R Chabot, Steve [R-OH1]
Judiciary
No R Fischbach, Michelle [R-MN7]
Judiciary
No R Fitzgerald, Scott [R-WI5]
Judiciary
No R Gaetz, Matt [R-FL1]
Judiciary
No R Gohmert, Louie [R-TX1]
Judiciary
No R Issa, Darrell [R-CA50]
Judiciary
No R Johnson, Mike [R-LA4]
Judiciary
No R Massie, Thomas [R-KY4]
Judiciary
No R McClintock, Tom [R-CA4]
Judiciary
No R Owens, Clarence “Burgess” [R-UT4]
Judiciary
No R Roy, Chip [R-TX21]
Judiciary
No R Spartz, Victoria [R-IN5]
Judiciary
No R Steube, Gregory [R-FL17]
Judiciary
No R Tiffany, Thomas [R-WI7]
Judiciary
Mar 8, 2021 D Adams, Alma [D-NC12]
Mar 8, 2021 D Aguilar, Pete [D-CA31]
Mar 3, 2021 D Allred, Colin [D-TX32]
Mar 8, 2021 D Axne, Cynthia [D-IA3]
Mar 3, 2021 D Barragán, Nanette [D-CA44]
Mar 2, 2021 D Beatty, Joyce [D-OH3]
Mar 2, 2021 D Bera, Ami [D-CA7]
Mar 2, 2021 D Beyer, Donald [D-VA8]
Mar 2, 2021 D Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR3]
Mar 3, 2021 D Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-DE]
Mar 8, 2021 D Bonamici, Suzanne [D-OR1]
Mar 2, 2021 D Boyle, Brendan [D-PA2]
Mar 2, 2021 D Brown, Anthony [D-MD4]
Mar 2, 2021 D Brownley, Julia [D-CA26]
Mar 8, 2021 D Bustos, Cheri [D-IL17]
Mar 8, 2021 D Butterfield, George “G.K.” [D-NC1]
Mar 3, 2021 D Carbajal, Salud [D-CA24]
Mar 3, 2021 D Carson, André [D-IN7]
Mar 2, 2021 D Cartwright, Matthew “Matt” [D-PA8]
Mar 8, 2021 D Case, Ed [D-HI1]
Mar 2, 2021 D Casten, Sean [D-IL6]
Mar 8, 2021 D Castor, Kathy [D-FL14]
Mar 2, 2021 D Castro, Joaquin [D-TX20]
Mar 8, 2021 D Chu, Judy [D-CA27]
Mar 8, 2021 D Clark, Katherine [D-MA5]
Mar 8, 2021 D Clarke, Yvette [D-NY9]
Mar 8, 2021 D Cleaver, Emanuel [D-MO5]
No D Clyburn, James “Jim” [D-SC6]
Mar 2, 2021 D Connolly, Gerald [D-VA11]
Mar 2, 2021 D Cooper, Jim [D-TN5]
Mar 8, 2021 D Costa, Jim [D-CA16]
Mar 8, 2021 D Courtney, Joe [D-CT2]
Mar 3, 2021 D Craig, Angie [D-MN2]
Mar 8, 2021 D Crow, Jason [D-CO6]
Mar 3, 2021 D Cárdenas, Tony [D-CA29]
Mar 8, 2021 D Davids, Sharice [D-KS3]
No D Davis, Danny [D-IL7]
Mar 2, 2021 D DeFazio, Peter [D-OR4]
Mar 2, 2021 D DeGette, Diana [D-CO1]
Mar 8, 2021 D DeLauro, Rosa [D-CT3]
Mar 2, 2021 D DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA11]
Mar 8, 2021 D DelBene, Suzan [D-WA1]
Mar 8, 2021 D Dingell, Debbie [D-MI12]
Mar 8, 2021 D Doggett, Lloyd [D-TX35]
Mar 8, 2021 D Doyle, Michael [D-PA18]
Mar 3, 2021 D Eshoo, Anna [D-CA18]
Mar 3, 2021 D Espaillat, Adriano [D-NY13]
Mar 2, 2021 D Evans, Dwight [D-PA3]
Mar 2, 2021 D Fletcher, Lizzie [D-TX7]
Mar 3, 2021 D Foster, Bill [D-IL11]
Mar 3, 2021 D Frankel, Lois [D-FL21]
Mar 3, 2021 D Gallego, Ruben [D-AZ7]
Mar 2, 2021 D Garamendi, John [D-CA3]
Mar 2, 2021 D García, Jesús “Chuy” [D-IL4]
Mar 8, 2021 D Gomez, Jimmy [D-CA34]
Mar 8, 2021 D Gottheimer, Josh [D-NJ5]
Mar 8, 2021 D Green, Al [D-TX9]
Mar 8, 2021 D Grijalva, Raúl [D-AZ3]
Mar 8, 2021 D Harder, Josh [D-CA10]
Mar 2, 2021 D Hayes, Jahana [D-CT5]
Mar 8, 2021 D Higgins, Brian [D-NY26]
Mar 8, 2021 D Himes, James “Jim” [D-CT4]
Mar 2, 2021 D Horsford, Steven [D-NV4]
Mar 3, 2021 D Houlahan, Chrissy [D-PA6]
Mar 8, 2021 D Hoyer, Steny [D-MD5]
Mar 2, 2021 D Huffman, Jared [D-CA2]
Mar 3, 2021 D Johnson, Eddie [D-TX30]
Mar 2, 2021 D Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH9]
Mar 8, 2021 D Keating, William R. [D-MA9]
Original Cosponsor D Kelly, Robin [D-IL2]
Mar 8, 2021 D Khanna, Ro [D-CA17]
Mar 3, 2021 D Kildee, Daniel [D-MI5]
Mar 8, 2021 D Kilmer, Derek [D-WA6]
Mar 3, 2021 D Kim, Andy [D-NJ3]
Mar 3, 2021 D Kirkpatrick, Ann [D-AZ2]
Mar 8, 2021 D Krishnamoorthi, Raja [D-IL8]
Mar 8, 2021 D Kuster, Ann [D-NH2]
Mar 8, 2021 D Lamb, Conor [D-PA17]
Mar 3, 2021 D Langevin, James “Jim” [D-RI2]
Mar 8, 2021 D Larsen, Rick [D-WA2]
Mar 2, 2021 D Larson, John [D-CT1]
Mar 2, 2021 D Lawrence, Brenda [D-MI14]
No D Lawson, Al [D-FL5]
Mar 3, 2021 D Lee, Barbara [D-CA13]
Mar 8, 2021 D Lee, Susie [D-NV3]
Mar 3, 2021 D Levin, Andy [D-MI9]
Mar 8, 2021 D Levin, Mike [D-CA49]
Mar 2, 2021 D Lowenthal, Alan [D-CA47]
No D Luján, Ben [D-NM]
Mar 3, 2021 D Luria, Elaine [D-VA2]
Mar 2, 2021 D Lynch, Stephen [D-MA8]
Mar 2, 2021 D Malinowski, Tom [D-NJ7]
Mar 2, 2021 D Maloney, Carolyn [D-NY12]
Mar 8, 2021 D Maloney, Sean [D-NY18]
Mar 2, 2021 D Matsui, Doris [D-CA6]
Mar 2, 2021 D McCollum, Betty [D-MN4]
Mar 2, 2021 D McEachin, Donald [D-VA4]
Mar 8, 2021 D McGovern, James “Jim” [D-MA2]
Mar 8, 2021 D McNerney, Jerry [D-CA9]
Mar 8, 2021 D Meeks, Gregory [D-NY5]
Mar 8, 2021 D Meng, Grace [D-NY6]
Mar 2, 2021 D Moore, Gwen [D-WI4]
Mar 2, 2021 D Morelle, Joseph [D-NY25]
Mar 8, 2021 D Moulton, Seth [D-MA6]
Mar 8, 2021 D Murphy, Stephanie [D-FL7]
Mar 2, 2021 D Napolitano, Grace [D-CA32]
No D Neal, Richard [D-MA1]
Mar 8, 2021 D Norcross, Donald [D-NJ1]
Mar 2, 2021 D Norton, Eleanor [D-DC]
Mar 8, 2021 D Ocasio-Cortez, Alexandria [D-NY14]
Mar 8, 2021 D Omar, Ilhan [D-MN5]
Mar 3, 2021 D O’Halleran, Tom [D-AZ1]
Mar 2, 2021 D Pallone, Frank [D-NJ6]
Mar 2, 2021 D Panetta, Jimmy [D-CA20]
No D Pappas, Chris [D-NH1]
Mar 3, 2021 D Pascrell, Bill [D-NJ9]
Mar 2, 2021 D Payne, Donald [D-NJ10]
Mar 2, 2021 D Perlmutter, Ed [D-CO7]
Mar 3, 2021 D Peters, Scott [D-CA52]
Mar 2, 2021 D Phillips, Dean [D-MN3]
Mar 2, 2021 D Pingree, Chellie [D-ME1]
Mar 3, 2021 D Plaskett, Stacey [D-VI]
Mar 8, 2021 D Pocan, Mark [D-WI2]
Mar 2, 2021 D Porter, Katie [D-CA45]
Mar 8, 2021 D Pressley, Ayanna [D-MA7]
Mar 2, 2021 D Price, David [D-NC4]
Mar 3, 2021 D Quigley, Mike [D-IL5]
Mar 3, 2021 D Rice, Kathleen [D-NY4]
Mar 3, 2021 D Roybal-Allard, Lucille [D-CA40]
Mar 3, 2021 D Ruiz, Raul [D-CA36]
Mar 2, 2021 D Ruppersberger, A. Dutch [D-MD2]
Mar 3, 2021 D Rush, Bobby [D-IL1]
Mar 8, 2021 D Ryan, Tim [D-OH13]
No D Sablan, Gregorio [D-MP]
No D San Nicolas, Michael [D-GU]
Mar 2, 2021 D Sarbanes, John [D-MD3]
Mar 2, 2021 D Schakowsky, Janice “Jan” [D-IL9]
Mar 2, 2021 D Schiff, Adam [D-CA28]
Mar 3, 2021 D Schneider, Bradley “Brad” [D-IL10]
Mar 8, 2021 D Schrader, Kurt [D-OR5]
Mar 8, 2021 D Schrier, Kim [D-WA8]
Mar 3, 2021 D Scott, David [D-GA13]
Mar 2, 2021 D Scott, Robert “Bobby” [D-VA3]
Mar 8, 2021 D Sewell, Terri [D-AL7]
Mar 2, 2021 D Sherman, Brad [D-CA30]
Mar 8, 2021 D Sherrill, Mikie [D-NJ11]
Mar 2, 2021 D Sires, Albio [D-NJ8]
Mar 8, 2021 D Slotkin, Elissa [D-MI8]
Mar 2, 2021 D Smith, Adam [D-WA9]
Mar 8, 2021 D Soto, Darren [D-FL9]
Mar 8, 2021 D Spanberger, Abigail [D-VA7]
Mar 3, 2021 D Speier, Jackie [D-CA14]
Mar 3, 2021 D Stevens, Haley [D-MI11]
Mar 2, 2021 D Suozzi, Thomas [D-NY3]
Mar 2, 2021 D Sánchez, Linda [D-CA38]
Mar 3, 2021 D Takano, Mark [D-CA41]
No D Thompson, Bennie [D-MS2]
Mar 2, 2021 D Titus, Dina [D-NV1]
Mar 3, 2021 D Tlaib, Rashida [D-MI13]
Mar 2, 2021 D Tonko, Paul [D-NY20]
Mar 2, 2021 D Torres, Norma [D-CA35]
Mar 2, 2021 D Trahan, Lori [D-MA3]
Mar 8, 2021 D Trone, David [D-MD6]
Mar 8, 2021 D Underwood, Lauren [D-IL14]
Mar 8, 2021 D Vargas, Juan [D-CA51]
Mar 8, 2021 D Veasey, Marc [D-TX33]
Mar 2, 2021 D Velázquez, Nydia [D-NY7]
Mar 3, 2021 D Wasserman Schultz, Debbie [D-FL23]
Mar 3, 2021 D Waters, Maxine [D-CA43]
Mar 3, 2021 D Watson Coleman, Bonnie [D-NJ12]
Mar 8, 2021 D Welch, Peter [D-VT]
Mar 3, 2021 D Wexton, Jennifer [D-VA10]
Mar 8, 2021 D Wild, Susan [D-PA7]
Mar 8, 2021 D Wilson, Frederica [D-FL24]
Mar 2, 2021 D Yarmuth, John [D-KY3]
Original Cosponsor R Fitzpatrick, Brian [R-PA1]
No R Mast, Brian [R-FL18]
Original Cosponsor R Smith, Christopher “Chris” [R-NJ4]
Original Cosponsor R Upton, Fred [R-MI6]
No R Van Drew, Jefferson [R-NJ2]