- Not enactedThe President has not signed this bill
- The senate has not voted
- The house has not voted
Committee on the JudiciaryCrime, Terrorism and Homeland SecurityIntroducedMay 9th, 2018
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There is ample evidence that both mass shooters and suicidal individuals will display warning signs prior to committing both acts. Giving families and local law enforcement a legal option to keep guns away from these individuals can save both their own and others’ lives.
States are already passing and enforcing red flag laws of their own accord — there is no need for the federal government to encourage these laws’ enactment or provide funding. Additionally, this bill may not provide adequate due process protections for firearms owners.