NSSF is the trade association for America's firearms industry.
Our mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
NSSF is the trade association for America's firearms industry.
Our mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
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Industry-Relevant Federal Legislation

Note: The following bills are included here for tracking and informational purposes only. This is not a statement of NSSF's support for or opposition to this legislation.

House Bills
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(Introduced 01/03/2017)

H.R.34 - To repeal the Gun-Free School Zones Act of 1990 and amendments to that Act.
Sponsor: Rep. Massie, Thomas [R-KY-4]

H.R.38 - To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide a means by which nonresidents of a State whose residents may carry concealed firearms may also do so in the State.
Sponsor: Rep. Hudson, Richard [R-NC-8]

H.R.57 - To require the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation to report to the Congress semiannually on the number of firearms transfers resulting from the failure to complete a background check within 3 business days, and the procedures followed after it is discovered that a firearm transfer has been made to a transferee who is ineligible to receive a firearm.
Sponsor: Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18]

H.R.62 - To provide for the hiring of 200 additional Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agents and investigators to enforce gun laws.
Sponsor: Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18]

H.R.163 - Gun Manufacturers Accountability Act
Sponsor: Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20]

(Introduced 01/04/2017)

H.R.256 - To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to provide that a member of the armed forces and the spouse of that member shall have the same rights regarding the receipt of firearms at the location of any duty station of the member.
Sponsor: Rep. Farenthold, Blake [R-TX-27]

(Introduced 01/06/2017)

H.R.358 - To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to more comprehensively address the interstate transportation of firearms or ammunition.
Sponsor: Rep. Griffith, H. Morgan [R-VA-9]

(Introduced 01/09/2017)

H.R.367 - To provide that silencers be treated the same as long guns.
Sponsor: Rep. Duncan, Jeff [R-SC-3]

(Introduced 01/11/2017)

H.R.445 - To establish a gun buyback grant program.
Sponsor: Rep. Deutch, Theodore E. [D-FL-22]

(Introduced 01/12/2017)

H.R.509 - To abolish the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, transfer its functions relating to the Federal firearms, explosives, and arson laws, violent crime, and domestic terrorism to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and transfer its functions relating to the Federal alcohol and tobacco smuggling laws to the Drug Enforcement Administration, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep. Sensenbrenner, F. James, Jr. [R-WI-5]



Senate Bills
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(Introduced 01/09/2017)

S.59 - A bill to provide that silencers be treated the same as long guns.
Sponsor: Sen. Crapo, Mike [R-ID]

(Introduced 01/10/2017)

S.80 - A bill to protect the right of individuals to bear arms at water resources development projects.
Sponsor: Sen. Crapo, Mike [R-ID]