S.1462 - Disarm Hate Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Casey, Robert P., Jr. [D-PA] (Introduced 05/14/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/14/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1462 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/14/2019)
Disarm Hate Act
The bill expands the categories of persons who are prohibited from receiving or possessing a firearm.
Specifically, it prohibits firearm sale or transfer to and receipt, possession, shipment, or transport by a person (1) who has been convicted of a misdemeanor hate crime, or (2) who has received an enhanced hate crime misdemeanor sentence.