To impose strict controls on the importation, transfer, transportation, manufacture, possession, and ownership of handguns.
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Aug 12, 1992
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H.R. 5890 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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