New Cosponsors — Sep 11, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Bob Goodlatte [R-VA6]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Stephen Fincher [R-TN8]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Tim Griffin [R-AR2, 2011-2014]
The bill now has 68 cosponsors (67 Republicans, 1 Democrat).
Dec 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on December 7, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 7, 2011
Length: 4 pages
To express the sense of the Congress that the United States should not adopt any treaty that poses a threat to national sovereignty or abridges any rights guaranteed by the United States Constitution, such as the right to keep and bear arms, and to withhold funding from the United Nations unless the President certifies that the United Nations has not taken action to restrict, attempt to restrict, or otherwise adversely infringe upon the rights of individuals in the United States to keep and bear arms, or abridge any of the other constitutionally protected rights of citizens of the United States.
Second Amendment Protection Act of 2011 - Expresses the sense of Congress that the United States should not adopt any treaty that poses a threat to national sovereignty or abridges ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3594 — 112th Congress: Second Amendment Protection Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3594
“H.R. 3594 — 112th Congress: Second Amendment Protection Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3594>
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