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Short Titles as Introduced

Keeping Guns from High-Risk Individuals Act

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the sale or other disposition of a firearm to, and the possession, shipment, transportation, or receipt of a firearm by, certain classes of high-risk individuals.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
02/08/2019Introduced in House

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03/25/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
02/08/2019Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
02/08/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary02/08/2019 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security03/25/2019 Referred to

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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.