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Feb 15, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on May 25, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 14, 2005
Length: 16 pages
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 26, 2005
To prohibit civil liability actions from being brought or continued against manufacturers, distributors, dealers, or importers of firearms or ammunition for damages or injunctive or other relief resulting from the misuse of their products by others.
6/14/2005--Reported to House amended.Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act - Prohibits a qualified civil liability action from being brought in any state or federal court against a manufacturer or ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2037 (107th).
Earlier Version — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1036 (108th).
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Last Action: Apr 9, 2003
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 26, 2005
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 800 — 109th Congress: Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr800
“H.R. 800 — 109th Congress: Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr800>
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