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To protect the rights under the Second Amendment to the Constitution of the United States of members of the Armed Forces and civilian employees of the Department of Defense by prohibiting the Department of Defense from requiring the registration of privately owned firearms, ammunition, or other weapons not stored in facilities owned or operated by the Department of Defense, and by prohibiting the Department of Defense from infringing on the right of individuals to lawfully acquire, possess, own, carry, or otherwise use privately owned firearms, ammunition, or other weapons on property not owned or operated by the Department of Defense.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 20, 2010
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5700 — 111th Congress: Service Member Second Amendment Protection Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5700
“H.R. 5700 — 111th Congress: Service Member Second Amendment Protection Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. May 23, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5700>
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