About the bill
- Full Title
To reinstate the Public Safety and Recreational Firearms Use Protection Act.
- Summary (CRS)
6/12/2008--Introduced.Assault Weapons Ban Reauthorization Act of 2008 - Amends the federal criminal code to reinstate, for 10 years, the Public Safety and Recreational Firearms Use Protection Act's assault weapons ban ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Jun 12, 2008
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6257”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6257 — 110th Congress: Assault Weapons Ban Reauthorization Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6257
“H.R. 6257 — 110th Congress: Assault Weapons Ban Reauthorization Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6257>
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