HR 4168 : Close the Bump-Stock Loophole Act

Position: Support Status: Died in a previous Congress

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat in the same manner as a machine gun any bump fire stock, or any other devices designed to accelerate substantially the rate of fire of a semiautomatic weapon.


Introduced on October 31, 2017 by Brian Fitzpatrick, (R-PA8) 7 cosponsors (6D, 1R) Kildee, Daniel [D-MI5] (joined Oct 31, 2017) Titus, Dina [D-NV1] (joined Oct 31, 2017) Trott, Dave [R-MI11] (joined Oct 31, 2017) Kihuen, Ruben [D-NV4] (joined Nov 1, 2017) Rosen, Jacky [D-NV3] (joined Nov 1, 2017) Esty, Elizabeth [D-CT5] (joined Nov 28, 2017) Khanna, Ro [D-CA17] (joined Feb 23, 2018)