H.J.Res. 40 - Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of the Rule Submitted by the Social Security Administration Relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007.

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Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has become law. 
Senate Vote: On Passage

PASSED on February 15, 2017.

1/2 required to pass

voted YES: 57 voted NO: 43
0 voted present/not voting

Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of the Rule Submitted by the Social Security Administration Relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007.

H.J.Res. 40 — 115th Congress (2017–2018)

Summary
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007. (by CRS)
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Title
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007.
Other Titles
  • Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007.
Sponsor
Sam Johnson
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Crime and law enforcement
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Congressional oversight
  • Criminal justice information and records
  • Disability and paralysis
  • Disability assistance
  • Firearms and explosives
  • Mental health
  • Poverty and welfare assistance
  • Social Security Administration
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Major Actions
Introduced1/30/2017
Referred to Committee
Passed House2/02/2017
Passed Senate2/15/2017
Signed by President2/28/2017
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteHouseH.J.Res. 40: Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007.2/02/2017This bill PASSED the House
235 voted YES 180 voted NO 18 voted present/not voting
currently selectedSenateH.J.Res. 40: Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007.2/15/2017This bill PASSED the Senate
57 voted YES 43 voted NO 0 voted present/not voting
ActionDateDescription
Introduced1/30/2017
1/30/2017Introduced in House
1/30/2017Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
1/30/2017Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 71 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.J. Res. 41 and H.J. Res. 40. The resolution provides for one hour of general debate on both H.J.Res. 40 and H.J.Res. 41. All points of order against consideration are waived for both joint resolutions.
1/30/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.
2/01/2017Rule H. Res. 71 passed House.
2/02/2017Considered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 71.
2/02/2017Rule provides for consideration of H.J. Res. 41 and H.J. Res. 40. The resolution provides for one hour of general debate on both H.J.Res. 40 and H.J.Res. 41. All points of order against consideration are waived for both joint resolutions.
2/02/2017DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.J. Res. 40.
2/02/2017The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
2/02/2017POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on H.J. Res. 40, the Chair put the question on passage and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. Conyers demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on passage until a time to be announced.
2/02/2017Considered as unfinished business.
2/02/2017Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2/02/2017Received in the Senate, read twice.
select this voteHouse Vote on Passage2/02/2017H.J.Res. 40: Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007.
2/14/2017Measure laid before Senate by motion.
2/14/2017Motion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
2/15/2017Considered by Senate.
2/15/2017Message on Senate action sent to the House.
currently selectedSenate Vote on Passage2/15/2017H.J.Res. 40: Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007.
Presented to President2/16/2017Presented to President.
Signed2/28/2017Signed by President.
Enacted2/28/2017Became Public Law No: 115-8.
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  36. September - October 2016 For $270,422 Against $0
  37. November - December 2016 For $16,490 Against $0

Votes

5 Organizations Support and 0 Oppose; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of the Rule Submitted by the Social Security Administration Relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007.: H.J.Res. 40: Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to Implementation of the NICS Improvement Amendments Act of 2007.

5 organizations support this bill

American Civil Liberties Union
Shakir, Faiz & Leveille, Vania (2017, February 1). Vote YES on the Resolution of Disapproval, H. J. Res. 40. Retrieved February 22, 2017, from American Civil Liberties Union.
Citizens Committee For The Right To Keep And Bear Arms
Citizens Committee For The Right To Keep And Bear Arms (2017, February 15). CCRKBA Lauds Senate Vote to Protect 2A Rights of Social Security Recipients. Retrieved February 16, 2017, from Citizens Committee For The Right To Keep And Bear Arms.
Council for Citizens Against Government Waste
Schatz, Tom (2017, February 1). Vote YES to CRA Resolutions. Retrieved February 2, 2017, from Council for Citizens Against Government Waste.
Gun Owners of America
Gun Owners of America (2017, February 15). Measure to Overturn Obama Social Security Gun Ban Gets Sent to Trump’s Desk. Retrieved February 15, 2017, from Gun Owners of America.
National Rifle Association
National Rifle Association (2017, January 27). Congress Set to Roll Back Social Security Gun Ban. Retrieved February 1, 2017, from National Rifle Association.

0 organizations oppose this bill

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office on day of vote, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Vote
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$14,750$0Yes
Tammy BaldwinDWI$250$0No
John BarrassoRWY$35,499$0Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$1,000$0No
Richard BlumenthalDCT$400$0No
Roy BluntRMO$48,255$0Yes
Cory A. BookerDNJ$250$0No
John BoozmanRAR$15,785$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$500$0No
Richard BurrRNC$47,450$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$1,000$0No
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$16,950$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$3,250$0No
Tom CarperDDE$250$0No
Bob CaseyDPA$250$0No
Bill CassidyRLA$56,353$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$30,100$0Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$0Yes
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$750$0No
Bob CorkerRTN$10,170$0Yes
John CornynRTX$91,075$0Yes
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$6,100$0No
Tom CottonRAR$67,314$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$20,550$0Yes
Ted CruzRTX$105,164$0Yes
Steve DainesRMT$76,880$0Yes
Joe DonnellyDIN$4,500$0Yes
Tammy DuckworthDIL$2,500$0No
Dick DurbinDIL$0$0No
Mike EnziRWY$11,300$0Yes
Joni ErnstRIA$31,100$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$0No
Deb FischerRNE$32,100$0Yes
Jeff FlakeRAZ$31,500$0Yes
Al FrankenDMN$250$0No
Cory GardnerRCO$82,391$0Yes
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$9,750$0No
Lindsey GrahamRSC$34,100$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$52,810$0Yes
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$16,200$0No
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$8,750$0No
Orrin G. HatchRUT$10,000$0Yes
Martin HeinrichDNM$4,750$0No
Heidi HeitkampDND$8,000$0Yes
Dean HellerRNV$55,033$0Yes
Mazie K. HironoDHI$5,400$0No
John HoevenRND$27,900$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$45,150$0Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$37,600$0Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$117,464$0Yes
Tim KaineDVA$7,150$0No
John KennedyRLA$19,600$0Yes
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0No
James LankfordROK$49,425$0Yes
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$500$0No
Mike LeeRUT$30,625$0Yes
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$15,750$0Yes
Ed MarkeyDMA$700$0No
John McCainRAZ$35,860$0Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$1,250$0No
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$81,250$0Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0No
Jeff MerkleyDOR$500$0No
Jerry MoranRKS$31,650$0Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$25,458$0Yes
Chris MurphyDCT$250$0No
Patty MurrayDWA$0$0No
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,100$0No
Rand PaulRKY$113,716$0Yes
David PerdueRGA$17,150$0Yes
Gary C. PetersDMI$0$0No
Rob PortmanROH$63,861$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0No
Jim RischRID$23,700$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$43,850$0Yes
Mike RoundsRSD$17,100$0Yes
Marco RubioRFL$114,915$0Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$950$0No
Ben SasseRNE$23,007$0Yes
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0No
Chuck SchumerDNY$1,000$0No
Tim ScottRSC$37,800$0Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$2,500$0No
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$25,150$0Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$2,000$0No
Luther StrangeRAL$0$0Yes
Dan SullivanRAK$17,336$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$4,000$0Yes
John ThuneRSD$51,310$0Yes
Thom TillisRNC$28,700$0Yes
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$79,453$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$0$0No
Chris Van HollenDMD$1,100$0No
Mark R. WarnerDVA$5,500$0No
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$10,900$0No
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0No
Roger F. WickerRMS$12,950$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$5,400$0No
Todd YoungRIN$53,200$0Yes

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Vote
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$14,750$0Yes
Tammy BaldwinDWI$250$0No
John BarrassoRWY$35,499$0Yes
Michael F. BennetDCO$1,000$0No
Richard BlumenthalDCT$400$0No
Roy BluntRMO$48,255$0Yes
Cory A. BookerDNJ$250$0No
John BoozmanRAR$15,785$0Yes
Sherrod BrownDOH$500$0No
Richard BurrRNC$47,450$0Yes
Maria CantwellDWA$1,000$0No
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$16,950$0Yes
Ben CardinDMD$3,250$0No
Tom CarperDDE$250$0No
Bob CaseyDPA$250$0No
Bill CassidyRLA$56,353$0Yes
William Thad CochranRMS$30,100$0Yes
Susan M. CollinsRME$0$0Yes
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$750$0No
Bob CorkerRTN$10,170$0Yes
John CornynRTX$91,075$0Yes
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$6,100$0No
Tom CottonRAR$67,314$0Yes
Mike CrapoRID$20,550$0Yes
Ted CruzRTX$105,164$0Yes
Steve DainesRMT$76,880$0Yes
Joe DonnellyDIN$4,500$0Yes
Tammy DuckworthDIL$2,500$0No
Dick DurbinDIL$0$0No
Mike EnziRWY$11,300$0Yes
Joni ErnstRIA$31,100$0Yes
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$0$0No
Deb FischerRNE$32,100$0Yes
Jeff FlakeRAZ$31,500$0Yes
Al FrankenDMN$250$0No
Cory GardnerRCO$82,391$0Yes
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$9,750$0No
Lindsey GrahamRSC$34,100$0Yes
Chuck GrassleyRIA$52,810$0Yes
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$16,200$0No
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$8,750$0No
Orrin G. HatchRUT$10,000$0Yes
Martin HeinrichDNM$4,750$0No
Heidi HeitkampDND$8,000$0Yes
Dean HellerRNV$55,033$0Yes
Mazie K. HironoDHI$5,400$0No
John HoevenRND$27,900$0Yes
Jim InhofeROK$45,150$0Yes
Johnny IsaksonRGA$37,600$0Yes
Ron JohnsonRWI$117,464$0Yes
Tim KaineDVA$7,150$0No
John KennedyRLA$19,600$0Yes
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$0$0Yes
Amy KlobucharDMN$0$0No
James LankfordROK$49,425$0Yes
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$500$0No
Mike LeeRUT$30,625$0Yes
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$15,750$0Yes
Ed MarkeyDMA$700$0No
John McCainRAZ$35,860$0Yes
Claire McCaskillDMO$1,250$0No
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$81,250$0Yes
Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$0No
Jeff MerkleyDOR$500$0No
Jerry MoranRKS$31,650$0Yes
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$25,458$0Yes
Chris MurphyDCT$250$0No
Patty MurrayDWA$0$0No
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$2,100$0No
Rand PaulRKY$113,716$0Yes
David PerdueRGA$17,150$0Yes
Gary C. PetersDMI$0$0No
Rob PortmanROH$63,861$0Yes
John "Jack" ReedDRI$0$0No
Jim RischRID$23,700$0Yes
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$43,850$0Yes
Mike RoundsRSD$17,100$0Yes
Marco RubioRFL$114,915$0Yes
Bernie SandersIVT$950$0No
Ben SasseRNE$23,007$0Yes
Brian SchatzDHI$0$0No
Chuck SchumerDNY$1,000$0No
Tim ScottRSC$37,800$0Yes
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$2,500$0No
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$25,150$0Yes
Debbie StabenowDMI$2,000$0No
Luther StrangeRAL$0$0Yes
Dan SullivanRAK$17,336$0Yes
Jon TesterDMT$4,000$0Yes
John ThuneRSD$51,310$0Yes
Thom TillisRNC$28,700$0Yes
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$79,453$0Yes
Tom UdallDNM$0$0No
Chris Van HollenDMD$1,100$0No
Mark R. WarnerDVA$5,500$0No
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$10,900$0No
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$0$0No
Roger F. WickerRMS$12,950$0Yes
Ron WydenDOR$5,400$0No
Todd YoungRIN$53,200$0Yes

Interest Groups that support this bill

$ Donated
Pro-Guns$2,215,459
Human Rights$66,650
Fiscal & tax policy$55,350

Interest Groups that oppose this bill

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