Summary: H.R.1116 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1116. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (02/08/2019)

Keeping Guns from High-Risk Individuals Act

This bill expands the categories of persons who are prohibited from receiving or possessing a firearm or ammunition.

Specifically, it adds the following new categories of prohibited persons:

  • persons convicted of a crime of violence in the most recent 10-year period;
  • persons under age 25 who have been adjudicated as having committed an offense that would have been a crime of violence if committed by an adult;
  • persons convicted, during a consecutive 3-year period in the most recent 10-year period, of two separate offenses involving drug or alcohol possession or distribution; and
  • persons convicted of stalking.