A bill to expand the powers of the Attorney General to regulate the manufacture, distribution, and sale of firearms and ammunition, and to expand the jurisdiction of the Attorney General to include firearm products and nonpowder firearms.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for New Jersey. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 10, 2003
Length: 20 pages
108th Congress, 2003–2004
This bill was introduced on June 10, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 10, 2003
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S. 1224 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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