Gun Control Legislation: House Passes Sweeping Bill : NPR

From the article:

The legislation mandates background checks be performed on all gun sales, including firearm purchases made privately. The Senate is unlikely to take it up.

Source: Gun Control Legislation: House Passes Sweeping Bill : NPR

Okay, don’t get your hopes up because the Senate will probably squash this, but this is good. This is a step in the right direction.