Federal - HR 1279

A bill to authorize the Director of the Bureau of Justice Assistance to make grants to States, units of local government, and gun dealers to conduct gun buyback programs, and for other purposes.

Introduced

February 14, 2019

Description

A bill to authorize the Director of the Bureau of Justice Assistance to make grants to States, units of local government, and gun dealers to conduct gun buyback programs, and for other purposes.

Our Position

Oppose

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 68

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  • April 18, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Lofgren, (D-Calif.)Quigley, (D-Ill.)
  • April 12, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Himes, (D-Conn.)Lee, B. (D-Calif.)
  • March 28, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Rose, (D-N.Y.)
  • March 21, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Malinowski, (D-N.J.)
  • March 11, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Cummings, (D-Md.)
  • March 7, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    King, P. (R-N.Y.)
  • March 6, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Clyburn, (D-S.C.)
  • March 5, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 17

    Blumenauer, (D-Ore.)Kelly, R. (D-Ill.)Richmond, (D-La.)
    Blunt Rochester, (D-Del.)Krishnamoorthi, (D-Ill.)Ruiz, (D-Calif.)
    Clay, (D-Mo.)Lawrence, (D-Mich.)Ryan, T. (D-Ohio)
    Espaillat, (D-N.Y.)Lawson, (D-Fla.)Tlaib, (D-Mich.)
    Evans, (D-Pa.)Pascrell (D-N.J.)Wilson, F. (D-Fla.)
    Jeffries, (D-N.Y.)Perlmutter, (D-Colo.)
  • Feb. 26, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Carson, (D-Ind.)Jackson Lee, (D-Texas)
    Garcia, (D-Ill.)Raskin, (D-Md.)
  • Feb. 14, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 38

    Casten, (D-Ill.)Higgins, B. (D-N.Y.)Norcross, (D-N.J.)
    Cicilline, (D-R.I.)Hill, (D-Calif.)Norton, (D-D.C.)
    Cohen, (D-Tenn.)Jayapal, (D-Wash.)Pressley, (D-Mass.)
    Davis, D. (D-Ill.)Johnson, H. (D-Ga.)Rush, (D-Ill.)
    Dean, (D-Pa.)Khanna, (D-Calif.)Schakowsky, (D-Ill.)
    DeGette, (D-Colo.)Matsui, (D-Calif.)Scott, D. (D-Ga.)
    Demings, (D-Fla.)McCollum, (D-Minn.)Sires, (D-N.J.)
    Engel, (D-N.Y.)McGovern, (D-Mass.)Soto, (D-Fla.)
    Foster, (D-Ill.)McNerney, (D-Calif.)Speier, (D-Calif.)
    Fudge, (D-Ohio)Meng, (D-N.Y.)Velazquez, (D-N.Y.)
    Haaland, (D-N.M.)Moore, (D-Wis.)Watson Coleman, (D-N.J.)
    Hastings, (D-Fla.)Morelle, (D-N.Y.)Wild, (D-Pa.)
    Hayes, (D-Conn.)Napolitano, (D-Calif.)
  • Feb. 14, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: House Judiciary.Congressional Record p. H2032