S. 2605 (110th): A bill to require certain semiautomatic pistols manufactured, imported, or sold by Federal firearms licensees to be capable of microstamping ammunition.

Introduced:

Feb 7, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 7, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Edward “Ted” Kennedy
Senator from Massachusetts
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 7, 2008
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
2/7/2008--Introduced.Amends the federal criminal code to prohibit firearm licensees from manufacturing, importing, or transferring a semiautomatic pistol that is not capable of microstamping ammunition.Deems a pistol capable of microstamping ammunition ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 7, 2008

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The “S.” in “S. 2605” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Feb 7, 2008

Details

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7 cosponsors (7D) (show)
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