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Mar 3, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on March 3, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from New Jersey
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Last Updated: Mar 3, 2005
Length: 5 pages
A bill to protect the Nation's law enforcement officers by banning the Five-seveN Pistol and 5.7 x 28mm SS190 and SS192 cartridges, testing handguns and ammunition for capability to penetrate body armor, and prohibiting the manufacture, importation, sale, or purchase of such handguns or ammunition by civilians.
3/3/2005--Introduced.Protect Law Enforcement Armor Act or PLEA Act - Amends the Federal criminal code to expand the definition of "armor piercing ammunition" to include a projectile that: (1) may be ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 527 — 109th Congress: PLEA Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s527
“S. 527 — 109th Congress: PLEA Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s527>
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