S. 1317 (111th): Denying Firearms and Explosives to Dangerous Terrorists Act of 2009

Introduced:

Jun 22, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 22, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Frank Lautenberg

Senator from New Jersey

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 22, 2009
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to increase public safety by permitting the Attorney General to deny the transfer of firearms or the issuance of firearms and explosives licenses to known or suspected dangerous terrorists.

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Related Bills

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S. 1237 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 26, 2007

S. 34 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2011

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1317” 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
Jun 22, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (10D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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