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Rep. Mike Thompson (D-CA) introduced the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2019 to require background checks for all gun purchases, not just those from licensed dealers.
The House passed the bill on February 27, 2019, by a vote of 240-190 (Roll Call Vote No. 99, 1st Session, 116th Congress). Democrats – 232 yes, 2 no, 1 not voting; Republicans – 8 yes, 188 no, 1 not voting.