H.R. 3440 (112th): Recreational Shooting Protection Act


Nov 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jeff Flake

Representative for Arizona's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2011
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for certain oversight and approval on any decisions to close National Monument land under the jurisdiction of the Bureau of Land Management to recreational shooting, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Recreational Shooting Protection Act - Requires National Monument land to be open to access and use for recreational shooting, except as limited by the Director of the Bureau of Land ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 16, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3440”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


31 cosponsors (31R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 642 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 22, 2009

H.R. 4089 (Related)
Sportsmen’s Heritage Act of 2012

Passed House
Last Action: Apr 17, 2012

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