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Short Titles as Introduced

Jake Laird Act of 2018

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To authorize the Attorney General to make grants to States that have in place laws that authorize the seizure of firearms from dangerous individuals, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
05/09/2018Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
06/05/2018Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
05/09/2018Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
05/09/2018Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (15)


Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary05/09/2018 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations06/05/2018 Referred to

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Introduced in House (05/09/2018)

Jake Laird Act of 2018

This bill authorizes the Department of Justice to make grants to states to implement laws that authorize a law enforcement officer to seize firearms from a person if there is probable cause to believe the person is dangerous.