H.R. 1576, the National Gun Violence Research Act
Bill Status: Introduced
Last Action: May 18, 2021
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This bill promotes gun violence research, including by
- removing limitations on the use of firearms tracing data by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives;
- permitting funds made available to the Department of Health and Human Services to be used for gun violence research;
- establishing the National Gun Violence Research Program to promote gun violence research; and
- authorizing various competitive grants to support research into the nature, causes, consequences, and prevention of gun violence.
Coalition to Stop Gun Violence
Everytown for Gun Safety
Major Cities Chiefs Association
States United to Prevent Gun Violence
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