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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Stop Taxing the Second Amendment Act of 2016

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To limit the authority of States and local governments to impose taxes payable with respect to the sale of certain firearms or ammunition, or to impose new or increased taxes payable for background checks incident to sales of firearms or ammunition.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
07/07/2016Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
07/20/2016Referred to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
07/07/2016Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/07/2016Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (6)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Brooks, Mo [R-AL-5]* 07/07/2016
Rep. Miller, Jeff [R-FL-1]* 07/07/2016
Rep. LaMalfa, Doug [R-CA-1]* 07/07/2016
Rep. Luetkemeyer, Blaine [R-MO-3] 07/12/2016
Rep. Rouzer, David [R-NC-7] 07/12/2016
Rep. Newhouse, Dan [R-WA-4] 07/14/2016

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Judiciary07/07/2016 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law07/20/2016 Referred to

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Introduced in House (07/07/2016)

Stop Taxing the Second Amendment Act of 2016

This bill prohibits a state or local government from imposing a tax on a firearm or ammunition sale that affects interstate commerce.

Additionally, it prohibits a state or local government from imposing a new tax or increasing an existing tax on a background check incident to a firearm or ammunition sale.