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Apr 25, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 5, 1994 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for New York's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 16, 1994
Length: 26 pages
To make unlawful the transfer or possession of assault weapons.
5/5/1994--Passed House amended.Public Safety and Recreational Firearms Use Protection Act - Amends the Federal criminal code to prohibit the manufacture, transfer, or possession of a semiautomatic assault weapon (SAW) as ... Read more >
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Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 416 (103rd).
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4296 — 103rd Congress: Public Safety and Recreational Firearms Use Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr4296
“H.R. 4296 — 103rd Congress: Public Safety and Recreational Firearms Use Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1994. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr4296>
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