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13-HR0093 on Jan 3, 2013

Bill Sponsorship: Fire Sale Loophole Closing Act
Source: H.R.93
The Fire Sale Loophole Closing Act makes it unlawful for:
  • anyone whose federal license to import, manufacture, or deal in firearms has been revoked, or whose license renewal application has been denied, to transfer business inventory firearms into a personal collection or to an employee of such person or to receive a firearm that was a business inventory firearm as of the date of a revocation or renewal denial notice; and
  • anyone who has received a license revocation or renewal denial notice to transfer to any other person a firearm that was a business inventory firearm.
  • Imposes a fine and/or prison term of not more than one year (five years for willful violations) for violations of this Act.

    Participating counts on VoteMatch question 10. Question 10: Absolute right to gun ownership Scores: -2=Strongly oppose; -1=Oppose; 0=neutral; 1=Support; 2=Strongly support.
  • Topic: Gun Control
  • Headline: Ban "fire sale" of firearms after delicensing closure (Score: -1)
  • Headline 2: Sponsored banning firearm sales after delicensing closure (Score: -1)

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  • Sponsorships: p=sponsored; o=co-sponsored; s=signed
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  • Surveys: '+' supports; '-' opposes.

Democrats participating in 13-HR0093

Timothy Bishop s1oNew York DemocratJan 23, 2013
Earl Blumenauer s1oOregon DemocratJan 14, 2013
Suzanne Bonamici s1oOregon DemocratJan 15, 2013
Julia Brownley s1oCalifornia DemocratJan 23, 2013
Lois Capps s1oCalifornia DemocratJan 14, 2013
Michael Capuano s1oMA Former Democratic Primary Senate Challenger (2009)Jan 14, 2013
Kathy Castor s1oFlorida DemocratJan 14, 2013
Judy Chu s1oCalifornia DemocratJan 14, 2013
David Cicilline s2pRhode Island DemocratJan 3, 2013
William Lacy Clay s1oMissouri DemocratJan 14, 2013
Steve Cohen s1oTennessee DemocratFeb 15, 2013
Diana DeGette s1oColorado DemocratJan 14, 2013
Rosa DeLauro s1oConnecticut DemocratFeb 15, 2013
Ted Deutch s1oFlorida DemocratJan 4, 2013
Mike Doyle s1oPennsylvania DemocratJan 14, 2013
Donna Edwards s1oMaryland DemocratJan 14, 2013
Keith Ellison s1oMinnesota DemocratJan 15, 2013
Sam Farr s1oCalifornia DemocratJan 14, 2013
Marcia Fudge s1oOhio DemocratJan 14, 2013
Raul Grijalva s1oArizona DemocratJan 4, 2013
Luis Gutierrez s1oIllinois DemocratJan 15, 2013
Janice Hahn s1oCalifornia DemocratJan 14, 2013
Alcee Hastings s1oFlorida DemocratJan 14, 2013
Jim Himes s1oConnecticut DemocratJan 23, 2013
Rush Holt s1oNew Jersey DemocratJan 15, 2013
Steve Israel s1oNew York DemocratFeb 5, 2013
Bill Keating s1oMassachusetts DemocratJan 4, 2013
James Langevin s1oRhode Island DemocratJan 4, 2013
Rick Larsen s1oWashington DemocratFeb 15, 2013
Barbara Lee s1oCalifornia DemocratJan 14, 2013
Zoe Lofgren s1oCalifornia DemocratJan 14, 2013
Ed Markey s1oMA Democratic ChallengerJan 4, 2013
Doris Matsui s1oCalifornia DemocratJan 4, 2013
Betty McCollum s1oMinnesota DemocratJan 14, 2013
Jim McGovern s1oMassachusetts DemocratJan 23, 2013
Gregory Meeks s1oNew York Dem./Working-FamiliesJan 14, 2013
Gwen Moore s1oWisconsin DemocratJan 4, 2013
James Moran s1oVirginia DemocratJan 4, 2013
Jerrold Nadler s1oNew York Dem./Lib./Working-FamiliesJan 14, 2013
Eleanor Holmes Norton s1oDistrict of Columbia DemocratJan 4, 2013
Bill Pascrell s1oNew Jersey DemocratFeb 15, 2013
Mark Pocan s1oWisconsin DemocratJan 23, 2013
David Eugene Price s1oNorth Carolina DemocratFeb 5, 2013
Charles Rangel s1oNew York Dem./Lib./Working-FamiliesJan 15, 2013
Lucille Roybal-Allard s1oCalifornia DemocratJan 15, 2013
John Sarbanes s1oMaryland DemocratJan 23, 2013
Jan Schakowsky s1oIllinois DemocratJan 4, 2013
Adam Schiff s1oCalifornia DemocratJan 15, 2013
Allyson Schwartz s1oPennsylvania Democratic Governor ChallengerJan 14, 2013
Jose Serrano s1oNew York Democrat/LiberalJan 14, 2013
Louise Slaughter s1oNew York DemocratJan 4, 2013
Jackie Speier s1oCalifornia DemocratJan 14, 2013
John Tierney s1oMassachusetts DemocratFeb 5, 2013
Niki Tsongas s1oMassachusetts DemocratJan 4, 2013
Chris Van Hollen s1oMaryland DemocratJan 4, 2013
Juan Vargas s1oCalifornia DemocratFeb 15, 2013
Henry Waxman s1oCalifornia DemocratFeb 15, 2013
Frederica Wilson s1oFlorida DemocratFeb 15, 2013

Republicans participating in 13-HR0093

Independents participating in 13-HR0093

Total recorded by OnTheIssues:

Democrats: 58
Republicans: 0
Independents: 0

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