My Votes – Week of March 8th

Mar 16, 2021

**A rule bill is a bill passed through a full House vote under a rule that has been voted and agreed upon by the Rules Committee. Rule bills require a simple majority of the House to pass (218 votes) through a recorded vote.

Result and Date Bill #    Bill Title My Vote What it means for you and your family



H.R. 842 Protecting the Right to Organize Act of 2021 NO This bill will deprive millions of workers of their right to choose whether to join a union and fundamentally alter America’s system of labor relations.



H.R. 8 Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2021 NO Please see my statement on this bill from last Congress here.



H.R. 1446 Enhanced Background Checks Act of 2021 NO Current law allows the sale of a firearm to an individual if the NICS does not return a denial within 3 full business days. The measure would extend the initial 3 business day waiting period to 10 business days.This extension presents an unnecessary burden on law-abiding citizens and could even deny access to their Constitutional rights. Additionally, if a result is not returned within this period, the purchaser must submit a petition to the government for the sale to proceed and wait an additional 10 days before the firearm can be transferred. 


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