Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
May 25, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002
This bill was introduced on September 25, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Oct 8, 2002
Length: 22 pages
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.
Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act - Prohibits in any Federal or State court a civil liability action brought by any person against a manufacturer or seller of a ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1036 (108th).
Reintroduced Bill — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 800 (109th).
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Last Action: Apr 9, 2003
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 25, 2002
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2037 — 107th Congress: Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr2037
“H.R. 2037 — 107th Congress: Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2001. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr2037>
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