它的. Schumer says Senate gun safety package ‘doesn’t have everything’ but is ‘most significant’ in decades

He noted the legislationdoesn’t have everything we wantedbut would bethe most significanton gunsin decades.

The deal comes after protracted talks between Democrats and Republicans over various proposals, including an assault weapons ban for those under 21 that was ultimately rejected.

The only proposal in the deal announced Sunday that deals with 18-to-21-year-olds is aninvestigative period to review juvenile and mental health records, including checks with state databases and local law enforcement.

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Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., is seated before a Senate Rules and Administration Committee. 在星期一, he addressed a gun legislation deal that could become law.

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., is seated before a Senate Rules and Administration Committee. 在星期一, he addressed a gun legislation deal that could become law. (Elizabeth Frantz/Pool via AP)

The final framework includes provisions on straw purchasing firearms; support for state red flag laws; closing the so-calledboyfriend loopholethat allows court-adjudicated domestic abusers to buy guns if they were not married to their partner; and a clarification on the definition of a firearms dealer. The deal also includes several provisions on mental health and school safety.

它的. 克里斯墨菲, D-Conn。, who led the talk on behalf of Democrats, said he was willing to take incremental steps to ensure a deal gets passed.

Talks on gun legislation began after several mass shootings in recent weeks, including one in Buffalo N.Y., 那杀了 10 people and another in Uvalde, Texas that resulted in 19 孩子和两名老师死了.

Lawmakers still need to write the bill. PBS reported the package could cost somewhere between $ 15 和 $ 20 十亿, which could be offset by a Medicare rebate.

Fox News has reached out to the office of Sen. 约翰·科宁, 德州, one of the negotiators for the bill.

Fox News Tyler Olson contributed to this report.

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