Summary: H.R.820 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.820. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (01/28/2019)

Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2019

This bill establishes new requirements regarding firearm transfers at gun shows.

Specifically, the bill requires the following:

  • a person who operates a gun show must meet certain requirements (e.g., minimum age and registration); and
  • a firearm transfer between private parties at a gun show must be facilitated by a licensed gun dealer, importer, or manufacturer in compliance with certain background check and recordkeeping requirements.