H.R.820 - Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12] (Introduced 01/28/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/25/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.820 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
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.