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S.436 Fix Gun Checks Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Nov 15, 2011 Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism. Hearings held.

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    Highest Rated User Comments

    • On March 23, 2011, by kevinmcc - Big will classify those not convicted of crime, deemed mentally ill, or a danger to themselves or others to be excluded from sale of firearms. Sloppy and irresponsible legislation writing.

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      As noted by kevinmcc, a user on OpenCongress.org, on March 23, 2011, "Big will classify those not convicted of crime, deemed mentally ill, or a danger to themselves or others to be excluded from sale of firearms. Sloppy and irresponsible legislation writing."

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • 7 Anti-Gun Bills You Didn't Know About – H&H WireShots - June 01, 2012 by TimS - S. 436: “Fix Gun Checks Act”. Sponsor: Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) Not to be outdone by an anti-gun comrade, good ole' Schumer takes Lautenberg's gun show legislation even further — Schumer's bill would impose a ...

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      As noted by TimS on June 01, 2012, "S. 436: “Fix Gun Checks Act”. Sponsor: Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) Not to be outdone by an anti-gun comrade, good ole' Schumer takes Lautenberg's gun show legislation even further — Schumer's bill would impose a ..." (/url?q=http://hhshootingsports.com/WireShots/archives/1107&sa=U&ei=Z8jQT6anBqbi2AWco_S5DA&ved=0CEcQmAEwBw&usg=AFQjCNHKKDNPmUqixHoH-g2GCufGCRJcJg)
    • 7 Anti-Gun Bills You Didn't Know About – H&H WireShots - June 01, 2012 by TimS - S. 436: “Fix Gun Checks Act”. Sponsor: Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) Not to be outdone by an anti-gun comrade, good ole' Schumer takes Lautenberg's gun show legislation even further — Schumer's bill would impose a ...

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      As noted by TimS on June 01, 2012, "S. 436: “Fix Gun Checks Act”. Sponsor: Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) Not to be outdone by an anti-gun comrade, good ole' Schumer takes Lautenberg's gun show legislation even further — Schumer's bill would impose a ..." (/url?q=http://hhshootingsports.com/WireShots/archives/1107&sa=U&ei=6cDMT7-3MZLs2AXI9Nn0Aw&ved=0CEsQmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNFvLEKDpd5E-Q4KLhjRIVkE6hIgSg)
    • 7 Anti-Gun Bills You Didn't Know About – H&H WireShots - June 01, 2012 by TimS - S. 436: “Fix Gun Checks Act”. Sponsor: Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) Not to be outdone by an anti-gun comrade, good ole' Schumer takes Lautenberg's gun show legislation even further — Schumer's bill would impose a ...

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      As noted by TimS on June 01, 2012, "S. 436: “Fix Gun Checks Act”. Sponsor: Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) Not to be outdone by an anti-gun comrade, good ole' Schumer takes Lautenberg's gun show legislation even further — Schumer's bill would impose a ..." (/url?q=http://hhshootingsports.com/WireShots/archives/1107&sa=U&ei=smbLT5GpO8rm2QWJ2IjaCw&ved=0CDwQmAEwBQ&usg=AFQjCNHbSv52z2pl20nZByLuY4mEX-GcpA)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • The biggest names among the 2012 flag bearers - July 27, 2012 by Globe and Mail - 2. Maria Sharapova, Russia, tennis: After missing Beijing due to injury, tennis beauty gets top billing among country’s 436 athletes. 3. Yi Jianlian, China, basketball: Seven-footer who played for the Dallas Mavericks this season (and in the D-League ...

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      As noted by Globe and Mail on July 27, 2012, "2. Maria Sharapova, Russia, tennis: After missing Beijing due to injury, tennis beauty gets top billing among country’s 436 athletes. 3. Yi Jianlian, China, basketball: Seven-footer who played for the Dallas Mavericks this season (and in the D-League ..." (http://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/olympics/the-biggest-names-among-the-2012-flag-bearers/article4443938/)
    • Activists to Occupy toxic strip mine after groundbreaking health report - July 20, 2012 by Examiner - Kentucky’s 5th Congressional District, where much mountaintop-removal mining takes place, ranks at the bottom of America’s 436 districts in terms of physical health. West Virginia’s 3rd District comes in at No. 435. "Numerous peer-reviewed ...

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      As noted by Examiner on July 20, 2012, "Kentucky’s 5th Congressional District, where much mountaintop-removal mining takes place, ranks at the bottom of America’s 436 districts in terms of physical health. West Virginia’s 3rd District comes in at No. 435. "Numerous peer-reviewed ..." (http://www.examiner.com/article/activists-to-occupy-toxic-strip-mine-after-groundbreaking-health-report)
    • Senate committee moves bill to expand DNA database, co-sponsored by state Sen. Nicholas Sacco, of Hudson County - June 16, 2012 by NJ.com - The bill, S-436, is co-sponsored by state Sen. Nicholas Sacco, the North Bergen mayor and Quigley’s former legislative partner. In Tuesday’s column, Quigley said she and Sacco have been interested in collecting DNA from convicted criminals ...

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      As noted by NJ.com on June 16, 2012, "The bill, S-436, is co-sponsored by state Sen. Nicholas Sacco, the North Bergen mayor and Quigley’s former legislative partner. In Tuesday’s column, Quigley said she and Sacco have been interested in collecting DNA from convicted criminals ..." (http://www.nj.com/jjournal-news/index.ssf/2012/06/senate_committee_moves_bill_to.html)
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