Summary: H.R.1576 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1576. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (03/03/2021)

National Gun Violence Research Act

This bill promotes gun violence research, including by

  • removing limitations on the use of firearms tracing data by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives;
  • permitting funds made available to the Department of Health and Human Services to be used for gun violence research;
  • establishing the National Gun Violence Research Program to promote gun violence research; and
  • authorizing various competitive grants to support research into the nature, causes, consequences, and prevention of gun violence.