H.R. 1784 (110th): PLEA Act

Introduced:

Mar 29, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 29, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Eliot Engel

Representative for New York's 17th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 29, 2007
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 29, 2007
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
12 cosponsors (11D, 1R) (show)
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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1136 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 7, 2005

H.R. 6030 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 30, 2010

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