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

National Key Votes

Eliot Engel voted Nay (Amendment Vote) on this Amendment.

Read statements Eliot Engel made in this general time period.




Stage Details

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

Title: 24 Hour Background Check Amendment

Vote Result
Yea Votes
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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

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

  • 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


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