To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to exempt certain peace officers from certain minimum sentencing requirements for using a firearm to commit a crime of violence during or in relation to their employment.
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Feb 3, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 3, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 3, 2009
Length: 2 pages
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H.R. 834 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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