S.3058 - A bill to require that certain information relating to terrorism investigations be included in the NICS database, and for other purposes.114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Nelson, Bill [D-FL] (Introduced 06/15/2016)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/15/2016 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.3058 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/15/2016)
This bill requires the Department of Justice (DOJ) to include in the national instant criminal background check system (i.e., the NICS database) information about an individual who is or has been under a federal terrorism investigation.
A federal department or agency must submit to DOJ information about such individual.
Additionally, if a licensed gun dealer requests a background check on a prospective gun buyer who is or has been under a federal terrorism investigation, then the NICS database must notify the appropriate division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation of the request and the pending firearm transfer.