H.R. 3348 (108th): To reauthorize the ban on undetectable firearms.


Oct 20, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 9, 2003

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 9, 2003.


Pub.L. 108-174


James Sensenbrenner Jr.

Representative for Wisconsin's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 25, 2003
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)

Reauthorizes the ban on undetectable firearms for another ten years under the Undetectable Firearms Act of 1988 (which makes it illegal to manufacture, import, possess, or transfer a firearm that ... Read more >


Oct 20, 2003

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 5, 2003
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 25, 2003
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 9, 2003
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3348”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1835 (Related)
A bill to extend the effective period of the Undetectable Firearms Act of 1988 ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 6, 2003

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