H.R.21 - NRA Members' Gun Safety Act of 2013

To provide for greater safety in the use of firearms. view all titles (2)

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  • Official: To provide for greater safety in the use of firearms. as introduced.
  • Short: NRA Members' Gun Safety Act of 2013 as introduced.

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  • Patriot16 01/04/2013 8:19pm

    I think that it is disgusting that these politicians exploit tragedies to advance their unconstitutional anti-2nd Amendment agenda. They will try to convince us that we should sacrifice safety for liberty. If we fall for their propaganda we will have neither safety nor liberty. The 2nd Amendment provides a check and balance to the Government protecting free citizens from potential tyranny. This right is not to be confused with hunting and sport. These politicians have an invested interest in disarming the public. Remember that when they say “you don’t need that to hunt.” They are not to tell us what we need or don’t need.They are to serve their country, constituents, and follow the Constitution of the United States!

  • fla5hfire 01/08/2013 12:48pm

    Where is the actual text of the bill being proposed? I cannot imagine that these people supported or opposed a bill who’s content is unknown.

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    mhicaoidh 01/09/2013 1:31pm

    The official bill text can be seen by clicking on the link here, which then has a link over to THOMAS (as OpenCongress doesn’t appear to have the text yet); or, you can use this link:

    http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/z?c113:H.R.21:

  • SherlockHolmes67 01/08/2013 8:10pm

    The bill text doesn’t need to be seen. It was created by a Democrat and given a cuddly name when everyone knows Democrats are for total gun control and massive govenment.

  • SherlockHolmes67 01/08/2013 8:13pm

    Gun control only serves to benefit the criinals and create government tyrany. Gun control has destroyed many countries while allowing tyrants to keep power. Look how well gun control worked for Hitler. The Democrats are the new Nazi party.

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    SmilingAhab 02/06/2013 9:49pm

    If you knew anything about history, you’d know that Hitler deregulated gun ownership for non-Jews. The majority of Germans backed the Nazi party, and gun ownership was never so high that any dissenters would feasibly resist – the German people were never that interested in owning a gun. The Jews were a minority in both senses of the word, and if armed, would have been hunted down and butchered even quicker than they were.

    Besides which, this is an NRA-sponsored bill. If you’d even bothered to read the opening, much less even the title.

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    bradrob 02/07/2013 2:55am

    “NRA-sponsored bill” … yeah right!

    ==
    A BILL
    To provide for greater safety in the use of firearms.
    Be it enacted by …
    SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.
    This Act may be cited as the ‘NRA Members’ Gun Safety Act of 2013’.
    TITLE I—REQUIRING A BACKGROUND CHECK FOR EVERY FIREARM SALE
    SEC. 101. PURPOSE.
    The purpose of this title is to extend the Brady Law background check procedures to all sales and transfers of firearms.

    ==

    Though you shouldn’t have to look past:
    ==
    Sponsor

    Representative
    James Moran
    D-VA
    Co-Sponsors
    Rep. Michael F. Doyle [D, PA-14]
    Added January 23, 2013
    Rep. Allyson Y. Schwartz [D, PA-13]
    Added January 23, 2013
    ==
    …to fully understand the intentions here.

    Somehow I don’t think the NRA had anything to do with this, unless one of these democrats happens to be an NRA member for some odd reason. If so, the NRA should revoke their membership and keep their money to help fight the stupidity.

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    bradrob 02/07/2013 5:49am

    Furthermore, did you look at the main page for this so-called H.R.21: NRA Members’ Gun Safety Act of 2013
    ==
    Organizations Supporting H.R.21

    None via MapLight at this time.

    Organizations Opposing H.R.21 <<==

    Firearms Policy Coalition
    National Rifle Association <<== Hint, hint!!! Can it be any more obvious than this?
    ==

    As SherlockHolmes67 said, “… It was created by a Democrat and given a cuddly name…

    Enough said!

    Except, should I maybe give you the benefit of the doubt? Maybe it wasn’t on that page yet when you wrote that.

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    bradrob 02/07/2013 6:22am

    Furthermore, did you look at the main page for this so-called H.R.21: NRA Members’ Gun Safety Act of 2013
    ==
    Organizations Supporting H.R.21

    None via MapLight at this time.

    Organizations Opposing H.R.21 <<==

    Firearms Policy Coalition
    National Rifle Association <<== Hint, hint!!!
    ==

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    bradrob 02/07/2013 6:19am

    @SmilingAhab
    Furthermore, did you look at the main page for this so-called H.R.21: NRA Members’ Gun Safety Act of 2013
    ==
    Organizations Supporting H.R.21

    None via MapLight at this time.

    Organizations Opposing H.R.21 <<==

    Firearms Policy Coalition
    National Rifle Association <<== Hint, hint!!! Can it be any more obvious than this?
    ==

    As SherlockHolmes67 said, “… It was created by a Democrat and given a cuddly name…

    Enough said!

    Except, should I maybe give you the benefit of the doubt? Maybe it wasn’t on that page yet when you wrote that.

  • molonlabe 01/09/2013 10:59pm

    This law requires background checks for every firearm sale. Ridiculous! As, the bill’s sponsor intends, private gun sales would be nearly eliminated.

    As George Washington said:

    “Firearms stand next in importance to the Constitution itself. They are the American people’s liberty teeth and keystone under independence. The church, the plow, the prairie wagon, and the citizen’s firearms are indelibly related…When firearms go, all goes—we need them every hour.”

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    bradrob 01/06/2014 11:19pm

    Look what these guys in Illinois did already; they apparently just couldn’t wait:

    New law could jeopardize Illinois gun owner privacy – Illinois Review

  • lemate45 01/15/2013 3:48pm
    You think they would not pass a bill without knowing what is in it ! They just passed the Obama Healthcare Bill. They had no clue what was in it—-Tax increases, Gun control, and about 9,000 other things that should not have been in there. Remember this —-We have to pass the bill to know what is in it. Democrats leader. These Senators and Congressmen pass bills and have no idea what they have passed in any bill.

    Respectfully
    feoliocifoico

  • Kickedout 01/22/2013 5:56pm

    The man or woman is the killer. Be it by hand, knife , fire or gun , what needs to be looked at is the ease that some many people go right to killing. A saying in the Marines coming out of several years of combat…Killing was easy,,, Stopping is hard.

  • ryanesexton 01/25/2013 10:42pm

    I oppose any bill that tries to limit my Rights. Support of any Bill that infringes on my constitutionally protected rights is punishable under

    USC › Title 18 › Part I › Chapter 13 › § 241
    Conspiracy against rights

    If two or more persons conspire to injure, oppress, threaten, or intimidate any person in any State, Territory, Commonwealth, Possession, or District in the free exercise or enjoyment of any right or privilege secured to him by the Constitution or laws of the United States, or because of his having so exercised the same;

    They shall be fined under this title or imprisoned not more than ten years, or both; and if death results from the acts committed in violation of this section … may be sentenced to death.

    Feel free to contact me and I will be more than happy to give you a primer on the United States Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and what the term Freedom means.

    Sincerely,
    SSG Ryan Sexton
    United States Army

  • SMLArmory 02/27/2013 6:29am

    Moran is a member of the Feinstein gun grabber coalition. The government has no business involving themselves in lawful private transactions between CITIZENS. This guy is another horrible UN American who needs to be put out to pasture. You can bet your bottom dollar that anything he conjures is not going to be good for you.
    MOLON LABE


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