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H Amdt 215 - 24 Hour Background Check Amendment - Key Vote

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Nick Rahall II voted Yea (Amendment Vote) on this Amendment.

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Amendment - Amendment Adopted (House) (218-211) - (Key vote)

Title: 24 Hour Background Check Amendment

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment that reduces the time allotted for background checks to 24 hours.

Highlights:
  • Increases the penalty for committing a crime using a gun with a large-capacity magazines to a minimum 15-year jail sentence.

 

Amendment - Introduced (House) -

Title: 24 Hour Background Check Amendment

Sponsors

  • John D. Dingell (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
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