US SB1788 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 15-0)
Status: Introduced on June 11 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-06-11 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Federal Firearms Licensee Protection Act of 2019 This bill modifies criminal penalties for an offense involving the theft of a firearm from a licensed importer, manufacturer, or dealer, or from their business premises. Specifically, the bill does the following: increases from 10 to 20 years the maximum prison term, and creates a 3- or 5-year mandatory minimum prison term for an offense that occurs during the commission of a burglary or robbery. An attempt to commit an offense is subject to the same penalties as a substantive offense.

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Title

Federal Firearms Licensee Protection Act of 2019

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-06-11SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Same As/Similar To

HB1339 (Related) 2019-03-25 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

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