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Titles (3)

Short Titles

Short Titles - Senate

Short Titles as Reported to Senate

Interstate Transport Act of 2019

Short Titles as Introduced

Interstate Transport Act of 2019

Official Titles

Official Titles - Senate

Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to protect the right of law-abiding citizens to transport knives interstate, notwithstanding a patchwork of local and State prohibitions.


Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
07/24/2019Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Reported by Senator Wicker without amendment. With written report No. 116-65.
02/25/2019Introduced in Senate

All Actions (4)

Date All Actions
07/24/2019Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 161.
Action By: Senate
07/24/2019Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Reported by Senator Wicker without amendment. With written report No. 116-65.
04/03/2019Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
02/25/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (6)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Wyden, Ron [D-OR]* 02/25/2019
Sen. Risch, James E. [R-ID]* 02/25/2019
Sen. Heinrich, Martin [D-NM]* 02/25/2019
Sen. Crapo, Mike [R-ID]* 02/25/2019
Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR]* 02/25/2019
Sen. Manchin, Joe, III [D-WV]* 02/25/2019

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation02/25/2019 Referred to
04/03/2019 Markup by
07/24/2019 Reported by S. Rept. 116-65

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Latest Summary (2)

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Reported to Senate (07/24/2019)

Interstate Transport Act of 2019

This bill authorizes a person to transport a knife between two states where it is legal to possess, carry, or transport such knife. It sets forth conditions and limitations with respect to the lawful interstate transport of knives, including secure storage requirements.