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H.R. 4137 (106th): Antique Firearm Safety Act

To make Federal law apply to antique firearms in the same way it applies to other firearms.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Joseph Hoeffel

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 13th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 30, 2000
Length: 2 pages

Mar 30, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 30, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mar 30, 2000

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H.R. 4137 (106th) 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 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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