To protect Second Amendment rights, ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the National Instant Criminal Background Check System, and provide a responsible and consistent background check process.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.
(a) Short Title.--This Act may be cited as the ``Public Safety and Second Amendment Rights Protection Act of 2013''. (b) Table of Contents.--The table of contents for this Act is as follows:
Sec. 1. Short title; table of contents. Sec. 2. Findings. Sec. 3. Rule of construction. Sec. 4. Severability. TITLE I--ENSURING THAT ALL INDIVIDUALS WHO SHOULD BE PROHIBITED FROM BUYING A GUN ARE LISTED IN THE NATIONAL INSTANT CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK SYSTEM
Sec. 101. Reauthorization of the National Criminal History Records Improvement Program. Sec. 102. Improvement of metrics and incentives. Sec. 103. Grants to States for improvement of coordination and automation of NICS record reporting. Sec. 104. Relief from disabilities program. Sec. 105. Additional protections for our veterans. Sec. 106. Clarification that Federal court information is to be made available to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System. Sec. 107. Clarification that submission of mental health records to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System is not prohibited by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. Sec. 108. Publication of NICS index statistics. Sec. 109. Effective date. TITLE II--PROVIDING A RESPONSIBLE AND CONSISTENT BACKGROUND CHECK PROCESS