H.R. 2037 (107th): Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act

To amend the Act establishing the Department of Commerce to protect manufacturers and sellers in the firearms and ammunition industry from restrictions on interstate or foreign commerce.

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May 25, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 25, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Clifford “Cliff” Stearns

Representative for Florida's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 8, 2002
Length: 22 pages


May 25, 2001

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Sep 25, 2002
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H.R. 2037 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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