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Introduced in Senate (10/05/2017)


115th CONGRESS
1st Session
S. 1923


To prohibit firearms dealers from selling a firearm prior to the completion of a background check.


IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

October 5, 2017

Mr. Blumenthal (for himself, Mrs. Feinstein, Mr. Murphy, Ms. Warren, Mr. Durbin, Mrs. Gillibrand, Ms. Hirono, Mr. Whitehouse, Mr. Menendez, Mr. Reed, Mr. Kaine, Mr. Cardin, Mr. Booker, Mr. Markey, Mr. Coons, Mr. Casey, Mr. Van Hollen, Ms. Duckworth, Mr. Wyden, Ms. Harris, Mr. Sanders, Ms. Hassan, and Mrs. Murray) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To prohibit firearms dealers from selling a firearm prior to the completion of a background check.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Background Check Completion Act of 2017”.

SEC. 2. Completion of background checks.

Section 922(t)(1)(B) of title 18, United States Code, is amended—

(1) by striking “(i)”;

(2) by striking “; or” and inserting “; and”; and

(3) by striking clause (ii).