US HB4789 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 9-2)
Status: Introduced on October 22 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-11-15 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

To allow Federal law enforcement officers to purchase retired service weapons, and for other purposes. This bill generally permits a federal law enforcement officer to purchase a retired handgun from the agency that issued a handgun to the officer. The bill expresses the sense of Congress that amounts received from the sale of handguns should be used for federal gun safety programs.

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Title

To allow Federal law enforcement officers to purchase retired service weapons, and for other purposes.

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-11-15HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
2019-10-22HouseReferred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
2019-10-22HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB3706 (Related) 2020-05-13 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

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