H.R.1745 - Gun Violence Prevention Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Thompson, Mike [D-CA-5] (Introduced 03/13/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/03/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1745 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/13/2019)
Gun Violence Prevention Act of 2019
This bill adds two new categories of individuals who are prohibited from receiving or possessing a firearm or ammunition. Specifically, these new categories are (1) individuals who are subject to a temporary court order that requires the removal of their firearms, and (2) individuals who were convicted of a misdemeanor crime of violence within the past five years.
In addition, the bill modifies certain statutory references, such as by replacing adjudicated a mental defective with adjudicated as ineligible due to disqualifying mental status.