All Information (Except Text) for H.Res.318 - Expressing disapproval over the gun violence plaguing America's communities, and calling on the Congress to enact comprehensive gun reforms that reduce gun violence.113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Kelly, Robin L. [D-IL-2] (Introduced 07/25/2013)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/13/2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Actions Overview (1)
|07/25/2013||Introduced in House|
All Actions (4)
Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H5053)
Introduced in House
|Committee / Subcommittee||Date||Activity||Reports|
|House Judiciary||07/25/2013||Referred to|
|House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations||09/13/2013||Referred to|
Subject — Policy Area:
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- Business records
- Criminal investigation, prosecution, interrogation
- Criminal justice information and records
- Firearms and explosives
- Government information and archives
- Retail and wholesale trades
- State and local government operations
- Violent crime
Latest Summary (1)
Introduced in House (07/25/2013)
Expresses support for the President's Plan to Reduce Gun Violence.
Urges: (1) Congress to enact legislation based on the President's recommendations to reduce gun violence, (2) state legislatures to reject proposed stand-your-ground legislation, and (3) states to repeal enacted stand-your-ground laws.
Condemns: (1) gun violence, (2) relevant parties for their roles in obstructing the ability of communities to be safe from gun violence and in proposing stand-your-ground legislation and similar legislation that compromises public safety and the integrity of the prosecutorial system, and (3) all efforts to weaken gun laws and proposals that stand in the way of comprehensive gun law reform.