H.R. 3382 (104th): Safe Streets Act of 1996

To promote safe streets by preventing the further sale of illegal assault weapons and large capacity ammunition feeding devices, and to provide for mandatory prison terms for possessing, brandishing, or discharging a firearm during the commission of a Federal crime.

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May 1, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 1, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dan Frisa

Representative for New York's 4th congressional district



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May 1, 1996

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H.R. 3382 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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