Feb 9, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 9, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 16th congressional district
About the bill
To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit certain handguns which are unsuitable for lawful sporting purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3978 (100th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1770 (102nd).
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 993 — 101st Congress: Handgun Violence Prevention Act of 1989. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr993
“H.R. 993 — 101st Congress: Handgun Violence Prevention Act of 1989.” www.GovTrack.us. 1989. August 31, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr993>
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