S. 1805 (108th): Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act

Introduced:

Oct 31, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:

Failed Senate on Mar 2, 2004

This bill failed in the Senate on March 2, 2004.

Sponsor:

Larry Craig

Senator from Idaho

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 3, 2003
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to prohibit civil liability actions from being brought or continued against manufacturers, distributors, dealers, or importers of firearms or ammunition for damages resulting from the misuse of their products by others.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Oct 31, 2003
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 3, 2003
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Mar 2, 2004
 
Failed Senate

A vote on the bill failed in the Senate. The bill is now dead.

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