Text: H.R.2426 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (04/08/2021)


117th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 2426


To prohibit the transfer of a firearm to a person whose State license to purchase, own, or possess a firearm has been revoked, or a person who has been ordered by a State court to surrender all firearms.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 8, 2021

Mr. Raskin introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To prohibit the transfer of a firearm to a person whose State license to purchase, own, or possess a firearm has been revoked, or a person who has been ordered by a State court to surrender all firearms.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “State Access to Firearms Evading Revocation Act”.

SEC. 2. Prohibition on transfer of firearm to person whose State license to purchase, own, or possess a firearm has been revoked or who has been ordered by a State court to surrender all firearms.

Section 922(d) of title 18, United States Code, is amended in the first sentence—

(1) in paragraph (8)(B)(ii), by striking “or” at the end;

(2) in paragraph (9), by striking the period at the end and inserting “; or”; and

(3) by adding at the end the following:

“(10) (A) has had a license or permit, issued by a State in which the person has resided that allows the person to purchase, own, or possess a firearm, revoked by the State, and has not had the license or permit reinstated; or

“(B) has been ordered by a court of such a State to surrender all firearms owned or possessed by the person, and has not had the firearms lawfully returned.”.


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