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S. 534 (106th): Firearms Safety and Consumer Protection Act of 1999

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A bill to expand the powers of the Secretary of the Treasury to regulate the manufacture, distribution, and sale of firearms and ammunition, and to expand the jurisdiction of the Secretary to include firearm products and nonpowder firearms.

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Sponsor and status

Robert Torricelli

Sponsor. Senator for New Jersey. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 4, 1999
Length: 19 pages
Introduced
Mar 4, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 4, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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History

Mar 4, 1999
 
Introduced

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S. 534 (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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