Federal - S 1462

A bill to prevent a person who has been convicted of a misdemeanor hate crime, or received an enhanced sentence for a misdemeanor because of hate or bias in the commission, from obtaining a firearm.

Introduced

May 14, 2019

Description

A bill to prevent a person who has been convicted of a misdemeanor hate crime, or received an enhanced sentence for a misdemeanor because of hate or bias in the commission, from obtaining a firearm.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 16

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  • Sept. 17, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Duckworth, (D-Ill.)
  • May 15, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Feinstein, (D-Calif.)Rosen, (D-Nev.)
    Gillibrand, (D-N.Y.)Shaheen, (D-N.H.)
  • May 14, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 11

    Baldwin, (D-Wis.)Harris, K. (D-Calif.)Van Hollen, (D-Md.)
    Blumenthal, (D-Conn.)Klobuchar, (D-Minn.)Whitehouse, (D-R.I.)
    Booker, (D-N.J.)Markey, (D-Mass.)Wyden, (D-Ore.)
    Cardin, (D-Md.)Murphy, C. (D-Conn.)
  • May 14, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Judiciary.Congressional Record p. S2815