To provide for a waiting period before the purchase of a handgun.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Jan 4, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 24, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 19th congressional district
Jan 4, 1989
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Jul 24, 1990
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
May 8, 1991
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 7 (102nd).
H.R. 467 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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