S.7: Extreme Risk Protection Order and Violence Prevention Act of 2019

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3 (1 Democrat, 1 Independent Democrat, 1 Republican)

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March 31, 2019 10th

Bill Summary

Extreme Risk Protection Order and Violence Prevention Act of 2019 This bill establishes a new grant program to help states and Indian tribes implement extreme risk protection order laws. Extreme risk protection order laws, or red flag laws, generally allow certain individuals (e.g., law enforcement officers or family members) to petition a court for a temporary order that prohibits an at-risk individual from purchasing and possessing...

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Jan. 3, 2019
Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Jan. 3, 2019

Introduced in the Senate by Marco Rubio (R-Fla.)

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