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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Firearms Corrections and Improvements Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To make technical changes to Federal firearms laws and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

03/16/2006Introduced in House

All Actions (10)

09/13/2006Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 21 - 11.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
09/13/2006Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
09/07/2006Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
05/18/2006Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
Action By: House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
05/18/2006Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
05/11/2006Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
03/28/2006Subcommittee Hearings Held.
Action By: House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
03/23/2006Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
03/16/2006Referred to the House Committee on Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/16/2006Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (139)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Foxx, Virginia [R-NC-5] 04/05/2006
Rep. Ney, Robert W. [R-OH-18] 04/05/2006
Rep. Westmoreland, Lynn A. [R-GA-8] 04/05/2006
Rep. Gallegly, Elton [R-CA-24] 04/05/2006
Rep. Poe, Ted [R-TX-2] 04/05/2006
Rep. Davis, Lincoln [D-TN-4] 04/05/2006
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] 04/05/2006
Rep. Goode, Virgil H., Jr. [R-VA-5] 04/05/2006
Rep. Boucher, Rick [D-VA-9] 04/05/2006
Rep. Jindal, Bobby [R-LA-1] 04/05/2006
Rep. Rogers, Mike D. [R-AL-3] 04/05/2006
Rep. Musgrave, Marilyn N. [R-CO-4] 04/05/2006
Rep. Burton, Dan [R-IN-5] 04/05/2006
Rep. Sessions, Pete [R-TX-32] 04/05/2006
Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] 04/05/2006
Rep. Cannon, Chris [R-UT-3] 04/05/2006
Rep. Kuhl, John R. "Randy", Jr. [R-NY-29] 04/06/2006
Rep. McCotter, Thaddeus G. [R-MI-11] 04/25/2006
Rep. Wilson, Joe [R-SC-2] 04/25/2006
Rep. King, Steve [R-IA-5] 04/25/2006
Rep. Norwood, Charles W. [R-GA-9] 04/25/2006
Rep. Bradley, Jeb [R-NH-1] 04/25/2006
Rep. Souder, Mark E. [R-IN-3] 04/25/2006
Rep. Shuster, Bill [R-PA-9] 04/25/2006
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] 04/25/2006
Rep. Gordon, Bart [D-TN-6] 04/25/2006
Rep. Sherwood, Don [R-PA-10] 04/26/2006
Rep. Mollohan, Alan B. [D-WV-1] 05/01/2006
Rep. Rehberg, Dennis R. [R-MT-At Large] 05/01/2006
Rep. Barrett, J. Gresham [R-SC-3] 05/02/2006
Rep. Rahall, Nick J., II [D-WV-3] 05/02/2006
Rep. Bonner, Jo [R-AL-1] 05/02/2006
Rep. Miller, Gary G. [R-CA-42] 05/04/2006
Rep. Istook, Ernest J., Jr. [R-OK-5] 05/09/2006
Rep. Kline, John [R-MN-2] 05/11/2006
Rep. Feeney, Tom [R-FL-24] 05/11/2006
Rep. Salazar, John T. [D-CO-3] 05/15/2006
Rep. Carter, John R. [R-TX-31] 05/16/2006
Rep. Doolittle, John T. [R-CA-4] 05/16/2006
Rep. DeLay, Tom [R-TX-22] 05/16/2006
Rep. Marshall, Jim [D-GA-3] 05/17/2006
Rep. Sodrel, Michael E. [R-IN-9] 05/19/2006
Rep. Garrett, Scott [R-NJ-5] 05/23/2006
Rep. Miller, Jeff [R-FL-1] 05/25/2006
Rep. Bass, Charles F. [R-NH-2] 05/25/2006
Rep. Matheson, Jim [D-UT-2] 06/06/2006
Rep. Shadegg, John B. [R-AZ-3] 06/06/2006
Rep. Schwarz, John J.H. "Joe" [R-MI-7] 06/06/2006
Rep. Barrow, John [D-GA-12] 06/06/2006
Rep. Cantor, Eric [R-VA-7] 06/06/2006
Rep. Jenkins, William L. [R-TN-1] 06/06/2006
Rep. Boren, Dan [D-OK-2] 06/06/2006
Rep. Tancredo, Thomas G. [R-CO-6] 06/06/2006
Rep. Alexander, Rodney [R-LA-5] 06/07/2006
Rep. Everett, Terry [R-AL-2] 06/07/2006
Rep. Keller, Ric [R-FL-8] 06/07/2006
Rep. English, Phil [R-PA-3] 06/07/2006
Rep. Davis, Geoff [R-KY-4] 06/08/2006
Rep. Drake, Thelma D. [R-VA-2] 06/08/2006
Rep. Emerson, Jo Ann [R-MO-8] 06/08/2006
Rep. Hensarling, Jeb [R-TX-5] 06/08/2006
Rep. Holden, Tim [D-PA-17] 06/08/2006
Rep. Reynolds, Thomas M. [R-NY-26] 06/13/2006
Rep. Bachus, Spencer [R-AL-6] 06/13/2006
Rep. Gohmert, Louie [R-TX-1] 06/14/2006
Rep. Herger, Wally [R-CA-2] 06/14/2006
Rep. Akin, W. Todd [R-MO-2] 06/14/2006
Rep. Price, Tom [R-GA-6] 06/14/2006
Rep. Larsen, Rick [D-WA-2] 06/14/2006
Rep. Bilirakis, Michael [R-FL-9] 06/14/2006
Rep. Terry, Lee [R-NE-2] 06/15/2006
Rep. Cramer, Robert E. (Bud), Jr. [D-AL-5] 06/15/2006
Rep. Pearce, Stevan [R-NM-2] 06/15/2006
Rep. Deal, Nathan [R-GA-10] 06/16/2006
Rep. Bonilla, Henry [R-TX-23] 06/16/2006
Rep. Hefley, Joel [R-CO-5] 06/16/2006
Rep. Edwards, Chet [D-TX-17] 06/16/2006
Rep. Peterson, John E. [R-PA-5] 06/19/2006
Rep. Strickland, Ted [D-OH-6] 06/19/2006
Rep. Forbes, J. Randy [R-VA-4] 06/19/2006
Rep. Conaway, K. Michael [R-TX-11] 06/19/2006
Rep. Sweeney, John E. [R-NY-20] 06/19/2006
Rep. Cole, Tom [R-OK-4] 06/20/2006
Rep. Duncan, John J., Jr. [R-TN-2] 06/22/2006
Rep. Ross, Mike [D-AR-4] 06/22/2006
Rep. Blackburn, Marsha [R-TN-7] 06/26/2006
Rep. Pence, Mike [R-IN-6] 06/26/2006
Rep. McCrery, Jim [R-LA-4] 06/28/2006
Rep. Simpson, Michael K. [R-ID-2] 06/28/2006
Rep. Melancon, Charlie [D-LA-3] 06/29/2006
Rep. Pickering, Charles W. "Chip" [R-MS-3] 06/29/2006
Rep. Calvert, Ken [R-CA-44] 07/10/2006
Rep. Miller, Candice S. [R-MI-10] 07/10/2006
Rep. Cubin, Barbara [R-WY-At Large] 07/10/2006
Rep. Otter, C. L. (Butch) [R-ID-1] 07/10/2006
Rep. Putnam, Adam H. [R-FL-12] 07/10/2006
Rep. Wamp, Zach [R-TN-3] 07/10/2006
Rep. Rogers, Mike J. [R-MI-8] 07/10/2006
Rep. Green, Mark [R-WI-8] 07/12/2006
Rep. Nussle, Jim [R-IA-1] 07/18/2006
Rep. Bishop, Rob [R-UT-1] 07/18/2006
Rep. Neugebauer, Randy [R-TX-19] 07/18/2006
Rep. Pombo, Richard W. [R-CA-11] 07/19/2006
Rep. Culberson, John Abney [R-TX-7] 07/19/2006
Rep. Brown, Henry E., Jr. [R-SC-1] 07/19/2006
Rep. Renzi, Rick [R-AZ-1] 07/19/2006
Rep. Baker, Richard H. [R-LA-6] 07/24/2006
Rep. Wicker, Roger F. [R-MS-1] 07/25/2006
Rep. Weldon, Curt [R-PA-7] 07/25/2006
Rep. Kingston, Jack [R-GA-1] 07/25/2006
Rep. Pitts, Joseph R. [R-PA-16] 07/25/2006
Rep. Dingell, John D. [D-MI-15] 07/25/2006
Rep. McHenry, Patrick T. [R-NC-10] 07/25/2006
Rep. Scott, Robert C. "Bobby" [D-VA-3] 07/25/2006
Rep. Franks, Trent [R-AZ-2] 07/25/2006
Rep. Ortiz, Solomon P. [D-TX-27] 07/26/2006
Rep. Issa, Darrell E. [R-CA-49] 07/26/2006
Rep. Goodlatte, Bob [R-VA-6] 07/26/2006
Rep. Berry, Marion [D-AR-1] 07/26/2006
Rep. Beauprez, Bob [R-CO-7] 07/28/2006
Rep. Porter, Jon C. [R-NV-3] 07/28/2006
Rep. Green, Gene [D-TX-29] 07/28/2006
Rep. Myrick, Sue Wilkins [R-NC-9] 09/06/2006
Rep. Marchant, Kenny [R-TX-24] 09/07/2006
Rep. Graves, Sam [R-MO-6] 09/07/2006
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] 09/12/2006
Rep. Bartlett, Roscoe G. [R-MD-6] 09/12/2006
Rep. Hayes, Robin [R-NC-8] 09/12/2006
Rep. Burgess, Michael C. [R-TX-26] 09/12/2006
Rep. Bilbray, Brian P. [R-CA-50] 09/12/2006
Rep. Cardoza, Dennis A. [D-CA-18] 09/13/2006
Rep. Boozman, John [R-AR-3] 09/14/2006
Rep. Boustany, Charles W., Jr. [R-LA-7] 09/21/2006
Rep. Kennedy, Mark R. [R-MN-6] 09/21/2006
Rep. Diaz-Balart, Mario [R-FL-25] 09/25/2006
Rep. Gutknecht, Gil [R-MN-1] 09/25/2006
Rep. Shimkus, John [R-IL-19] 09/25/2006
Rep. Sullivan, John [R-OK-1] 09/25/2006
Rep. Davis, Tom [R-VA-11] 12/08/2006

Committees (1)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary03/16/2006 Referred to
09/13/2006 Markup by
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security03/23/2006 Referred to
03/28/2006 Hearings by
05/18/2006 Markup by
05/18/2006 Reported by

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Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (03/16/2006)

Firearms Corrections and Improvements Act - Amends firearms provisions of the federal criminal code to: (1) lift restrictions on the possession, transfer, and importation of machineguns, and certain other shotguns and rifles, for contractors providing national security services for the United States and training related to such services, and for manufacturers for testing, research, design, or development purposes; (2) prohibit the Attorney General from charging any tax or fee for any background check by the national instant criminal background check system; (3) permit juveniles to possess and use a handgun or ammunition for certain activities without written parental consent if the parent is present when the juvenile is using the handgun; (4) eliminate certain reporting requirements for multiple handgun sales (more than one sale within five days) by dealers to state police and law enforcement agencies; (5) prohibit the Attorney General from electronically retrieving records of gun dealers who have gone out of business by name or any personal identification code; (6) limit disclosure of trace records; and (7) allow importation of barrels, frames, and receivers for firearms other than handguns for repair or replacement purposes.