To prohibit the transfer or possession of large capacity ammunition feeding devices, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 18, 2011
Length: 4 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on January 18, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
138 Cosponsors (138 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Statement on Presidential Task Force to Address Gun Violence”
— Rep. John Yarmuth [D-KY3] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 19, 2012
“Tonko joins colleagues to call for limit on large capacity ammunition”
— Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY20] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 19, 2012
Jan 18, 2011
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Jan 3, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 138 (113th).
H.R. 308 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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