To ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the national instant criminal background check system and require a background check for every firearm sale.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
May 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 5, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 5, 2011
Length: 26 pages
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 137 (113th).
H.R. 1781 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 1781 — 112th Congress: Fix Gun Checks Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1781
“H.R. 1781 — 112th Congress: Fix Gun Checks Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. July 20, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1781>
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