H.R. 4269 (112th): To amend chapter 44 of title 18, United States Code, to more comprehensively address the interstate transportation of firearms or ammunition.


Mar 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 27, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Morgan Griffith

Representative for Virginia's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 27, 2012
Length: 5 pages

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3/27/2012--Introduced.Amends provisions of the federal criminal code governing interstate transportation of firearms or ammunition to require that whenever transported by any means other than a motor vehicle: (1) a firearm ... Read more >

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Mar 27, 2012

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4269”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


51 cosponsors (45R, 6D) (show)
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H.R. 1290 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Mar 20, 2013

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