To ban the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives from purchasing, using, or distributing hand tools or tool kits on which any reminder about forfeiture appears.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Idaho's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 12, 2008
Length: 2 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
This bill was introduced on June 12, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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8 Cosponsors (8 Republicans)
Jun 12, 2008
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H.R. 6253 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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