To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to restrict the ability of a person whose Federal license to import, manufacture, or deal in firearms has been revoked, whose application to renew such a license has been denied, or who has received a license revocation or renewal denial notice, to transfer business inventory firearms, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 12, 2011
Length: 5 pages
Jan 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 12, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Jul 13, 2010
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5718 (111th).
Jan 12, 2011
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H.R. 263 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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