New Cosponsors — Dec 20, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Barbara Lee [D-CA13]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Gwen Moore [D-WI4]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Robert “Bobby” Scott [D-VA3]
The bill now has 30 cosponsors (30 Democrats).
Jul 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 15, 2011
Length: 4 pages
To prohibit firearms trafficking.
7/15/2011--Introduced.Stop Gun Trafficking and Strengthen Law Enforcement Act of 2011 - Amends the federal criminal code to prohibit any person from:(1) receiving, or transferring or otherwise disposing of to one ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2554 — 112th Congress: Stop Gun Trafficking and Strengthen Law Enforcement Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2554
“H.R. 2554 — 112th Congress: Stop Gun Trafficking and Strengthen Law Enforcement Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2554>
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