H.R. 654 (109th): 50 Caliber Sniper Rifle Reduction Act

Introduced:

Feb 8, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 8, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” Moran Jr.

Representative for Virginia's 8th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 8, 2005
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To ban the transfer of 50 caliber sniper weapons, and otherwise regulate the weapons in the same manner as machine guns are regulated.

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History

Feb 8, 2005
 
Introduced

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