Paulsen Vote Tracker: H.J. Res. 40

H. J. Res. 40 Providing for congressional disapproval of he rule submitted by the Social Security Administration relating to the NICS Improvement Amendments Act

SUMMARY: This resolution disapproves a regulation that required the Social Security Administration to disclose to the national gun background check system information about people with mental illness.  The regulation required the SSA to share information about those who are considered incapable of managing their own disability benefits due to mental illness with the background check system.

Paulson voted: to disapprove the regulation

TAKEAWAY: Paulsen voted to make it easier for mentally ill people to buy guns.