ALERT: Democrats Introduce MASSIVE Gun Control Legislation During Coronavirus

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Since the CDC confirmed the first U.S. case of Coronavirus on January 21, Democrats have introduced both a House and a Senate version of a new massive anti-gun program entitled “Gun Violence Prevention and Community Safety Act of 2020.” Democrat congressman Hank Johnson and senator Elizabeth Warren have introduced these bills, which have not gotten a whole lot of attention as the nation reels from the fallout of Coronavirus.

Here is the text of the bills, courtesy of Congress.Gov.

HR 5717: “Gun Violence Prevention and Community Safety Act of 2020” (Read Text of the Bill)

This bill was introduced by Rep. Hank Johnson, Democrat from Georgia, on January 30, 2020, and referred to the House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security on March 10, 2020. The bill seeks to impose a federal semiautomatic assault weapons ban, stating, “It shall be unlawful for a person to import, sell, manufacture, transfer, or possess, in or affecting interstate or foreign commerce, a semiautomatic assault weapon.”

Here are the sections of the massive bill:

Title I: Firearm Licensing

Title II: Background Check Reform

Title III: Firearm Possession

Title IV: Extreme Risk Protection Orders

Title V: Assault Weapons and Firearms Silencers and Mufflers Ban

Title IV: Firearm Trafficking

Title VII: Dealer Reform

Title VIII: Industry Reform

Title IX: Research and Community Violence Intervention Program

Title X: Miscellaneous

S.3254 “Gun Violence Prevention and Community Safety Act of 2020”

Democrat Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts introduced this bill on February 5, 2020 and it has been referred to the Senate Committee on Finance.

This Senate bill has the same ten section headings.