A bill to provide for the reporting to State and local law enforcement authorities of cases in which the national instant criminal background check system indicates that a firearm has been sought to be acquired by a prohibited person, so that authorities may pursue criminal charges under State law, and to ensure that the Department of Justice reports to Congress on prosecutions secured against prohibited persons who attempt to acquire a firearm.

Introduced on Mar 5, 2018

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 5, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Bill text is available on GovTrack


John Stewart
Editor, OutdoorWire.com
Vice President, BlueRibbon Coalition