H.R.1518 - 21st Century NICS Act117th Congress (2021-2022) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Rice, Tom [R-SC-7] (Introduced 03/02/2021)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/18/2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1518 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/02/2021)
21st Century NICS Act
This bill modifies procedures for conducting firearms-related background checks through the national instant criminal background check system (NICS).
Specifically, it permits the NICS to query an additional database—the National Data Exchange—as part of a firearm-related background check.